An elderly male with comorbidities is the latest Covid-19 victim.
According to the Ministry of Health, the additional death brings the total number of fatalities to 57.
An additional 70 persons have tested positive for the Covid-19 virus.
According to the Ministry of health, the results are from samples taken during the period September 4 to September 15.
As such, it is not representative of the positive cases over the last 24 hours only.
The Ministry then provided the following clinical update:
Samples submitted to CARPHA, the UWI, and other local sites for testing for COVID-19- 27,883
Unique patient tests- 24,820
Repeated tests- 3,063
Positives recorded at public and private facilities in T&T- 3,293
Active cases- 2,426