Over the past twenty-four hours, zero deaths attributed to COVID-19 have been recorded. The Ministry of Health and Wellness’ daily COVID-19 report continues to indicate a decrease in the number of active cases with current data showing less than one hundred active cases. We join Claudette Dakers-Norales for the Ministry’s daily cumulative report.
Claudette Dakers-Norales, Ministry of Health and Wellness: “A total of 497 samples were tested. Out of this 7 samples have resulted positive for COVID-19. There are 10 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 deaths 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 53, these are those persons who have been confirmed and are within the time frame to transmit the virus. To date 92,274 samples have been tested nationally. Out of this, 12,396 samples have resulted positive for COVID-19. There are 70 individuals newly under investigation. A total of 316 deaths have been reported but we are pleased to report that there are 12,020 total recoveries.”
The Ministry also notes that a total of one thousand three hundred and eighty-seven persons were given their first jabs yesterday, bringing the total number of vaccinated persons to ten thousand nine hundred and seventy-two front line workers and persons with underlying conditions.