A 5-year-old Maltese girl tragically lost her life on Sunday, with health authorities investigating the link of the death with COVID-19.
After having a fever the day before, the small child died at home on Saturday afternoon. She was brought to Mater Dei Hospital in a serious condition and died after getting CPR a short time later.
This was announced by Health Minister and Deputy Prime Minister in a press conference on Tuesday where he emphasised that it is still unsure wether the child had died of COVID-19.
Dr.Fearne expressed his condolences to the victim’s family.