Health Minister Dr Ali Pilli said yesterday that 1,538 tests for Covid-19 had been performed in the last 24 hours and 22 people had tested positive for the virus.
Pillis said that 19 of the cases were passenger contacts and were already in quarantine and three were local cases. Meanwhile seven people have been discharged, he said.
This brings the total number of cases to 694. Three people are in intensive care and there have been no new deaths reported.