An additional COVID-19 related death takes the toll to 71

An additional COVID-19 related death takes the toll to 71

As of the afternoon of Sunday 27th 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 30,679

 

Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago                  4,362
Total number of active cases 2,057
Number of deaths 71
Number of persons discharged from public health facilities 926
 Number of recovered community cases  

1,308

 

The Ministry of Health provides the following update:

 

  • Forty-one (41) additional persons have tested positive for COVID-19. ·

Of these 41 positive cases, 12 were derived from one source, a centre for children. All the necessary protocols are being implemented.

 

  • The Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there is an additional COVID-19 related death. The person is an elderly female with comorbidities. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 71.

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