Tobago records record July Covid infections

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Tobago records record July Covid infections

Tobago’s recorded a record number of Covid 19 cases in July 2021. The island with a population of just over 60 thousand has seen a surge in cases over the past few months with vaccination not on par with Trinidad.

Another worrisome trend is the upward trend in hospitalization, with the TRHA reporting 100% in Tobago’s parallel health care system.

Tobago reported over 582 COVID-19 cases as of In July alone, compared to 338 cases recorded during June 2021. Additionally Tobago also recorded 18 COVID-19-related deaths as of July 30, surpassing May and June 2021’s record of 11 deaths in one month.