Monday 26 October, 2020

Update: 22 active cases as 3 Barbadians test positive for COVID-19

August 23 Ministry of Health Update Dashboard for COVID-19 stats (Source: GIS)

August 23 Ministry of Health Update Dashboard for COVID-19 stats (Source: GIS)

Another set of Barbadians have arrived home and tested positive for COVID-19.

The Bajans were three passengers who arrived on a JetBlue flight yesterday (August 22). They tested positive for COVID-19 and have gone into isolation.

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The three Barbadians include a 57-year-old woman and two men ages 64 and 76. They are all asymptomatic.

Meanwhile, six people will be discharged from the Harrison Point, St Lucy facility today, after recovering from the viral illness.

Barbados now has 22 active cases in isolation and the number of recoveries has risen to 132.

Barbados has recorded 161 cases, 84 females and 77 males.

The Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory conducted 214 tests yesterday, bringing the total number performed since February to 15,717

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