As of 4:00pm today eight more lives have been lost to COVID-19, in T&T, pushing the death toll from the virus to 1092, according to the latest update from the Ministry of Health issued today, Monday 2nd August 2021.
Additionally 109 people have tested positive for the disease, based on samples taken between July 29th and August 1st, 2021. The Ministry of Health also confirms that there are 5,818 active cases of COVID-19 in the country.
In Trinidad and Tobago, 195,086 people in the country are fully vaccinated, having received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine—either Sinopharm or AstraZeneca moving the total closer to the 200,000 mark, while 395,743 people have received their first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, as of Sunday 01st August,2021. The Ministry of Health has indicated that a further 620,000 people need to be vaccinated in the coming months.