On Tuesday, April 28, 2020 results of 44 samples for persons tested for COVID-19 were received.
Of that batch, they received 2 positive results and 42 negative.
St. Lucia News Online reported that the first of the two positive results is a 54 year old female, diabetic, who is a direct contact from a previous positive case and has been in isolation from April 4, 2020.
She is clinically doing well.
The second case is a 20 year old male, son of a previous confirmed case, who has been in isolation from April 4, 2020 and is doing well.
It must be noted that both of the new cases are contacts of a confirmed case and have been monitored in quarantine and isolation at the Rodney Bay Public Health Facility from April 4, 2020.