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13 March 2020

Latest update on COVID 19

  • Sample taken from a foreign national from Ananthara Dhigu has tested POSITIVE for COVID19. We have identified 11 individuals through contact tracing for isolation and have set monitoring mechanisms in place. We will provide further updates.
  • Samples are being taken as a precautionary measure, from a foreign national in Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort who developed COVID19-like symptoms.The individual has been placed under home-isolation for monitoring.
  • As a precautionary measure, two foreign nationals in Six Senses Laamu have been placed under home-isolation and monitoring, after they informed that they had come into contact with a positive COVID19 patient before they arrived in the Maldives.
  • Samples have been taken as a precautionary measure from a Maldivian, who came in “close contact” with a confirmed case of COVID19 from Kuramathi Island Resort. The individual is now in home-isolation.