The Ministry of Health and Wellness says that over the last three days, there have been fourteen new cases of COVID-19 and fifteen Belizeans have recovered. The Ministry’s spokesperson, Claudette Dakers-Noralez broke down the numbers today.
Claudette Daker-Norales, Ministry of Health and Wellness: “A total of 1,215 samples were tested. Out of this 14 samples have resulted positive for COVID-19. There are 16 individuals newly under investigation. There are 15 new recoveries to report. Today we also report that one infected person is hospitalized. We have no one in the intensive care unit and no new death to report. The cumulative report we are presenting is from March 2020 when we had our first case. The new total of active cases now stands at 63, these are those persons who have been confirmed and are within the time frame to transmit the virus. To date 122,154 samples have been tested nationally, out of this 12,700 samples have resulted positive for COVID-19. A total of 323 deaths have been reported but we are pleased to report that there are 12,303 total recoveries.”