As of the afternoon of Thursday 24th September, 2020 the Ministry of Health reported the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
|Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI and other local sites for testing for COVID-19||30,055
|Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago||4,235|
|Total number of active cases||2,121|
|Number of deaths||67|
|Number of persons discharged from public health facilities||898|
|Number of recovered community cases||1,149|
The Ministry of Health provides the following update:
- Thirteen (13) additional persons have tested positive for COVID-19
- Ten (10) additional persons are recovered community cases
Recovered community cases refer to persons who were previously COVID-19 positive and in self-isolation at home and subsequently met the discharge criteria and were released from self-isolation.