Expenditure on Covid-19 efforts reach MVR3.35bn so far

Vaccination camps currently remain idle with shortage of doses. State aims towards spending strongly to avert the viral spread.

Maldives state expenditure on Covid-19 curbing efforts reach a total of MVR3,353.8 million (MVR3.35 billion) so far.

Moreover, Ministry of Finance reports the total health and social spending as of 29 April 2021 stood at MVR1,637.3 million (MVR1.6 billion).

The total economic response spending for review week stood at MVR1,716.5 million (MVR1.7 billion).

Meanwhile, health and social spending observe a 1.2% increase from previous week.

On the other hand, economic response spending remains unchanged.