Monday 30 November, 2020

Barbados Government lends hand to SeaDream yacht

(FILE) The Bridgetown Port.

(FILE) The Bridgetown Port.

The Government of Barbados has come to the aid of a yacht with suspected COVID-19 cases on board. 

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According to The Associated Press, the vessel is the SeaDream, which is carrying 53 passengers and 66 crew, with the majority of passengers hailing from the US. The yacht arrived on Wednesday night and requested assistance reporting possible positive cases. 

The crew and passengers were met by the Ministry of Health and Wellness officials who will evaluate the situation and respond to requests for assistance.

More details to come. 

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