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COVID-19 Update: Two discharged; three test positive

Ministry of Health COVID-19 Dashboard for October 24

Ministry of Health COVID-19 Dashboard for October 24

Barbados has recorded three new cases of COVID-19.

As two patients got discharged from the Harrison Point Facility, three were admitted including one teen on Saturday, October 24.

They are two female visitors and a Barbadian man. They were all diagnosed after being tested a second time. They are an 18-year-old female, who arrived on British Airways on October 22; a 25-year-old female, who came in on Jet Blue on October 20; and a 20-year-old male, who arrived on Air Canada on October 18.

Their results were among 396 returned by the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory this morning (October 24) from tests conducted on October 23. As of Friday, the laboratory completed 33,136 tests.

Current statistics are:

Confirmed cases - 230

Recoveries - 210

Active cases - 12

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