Thursday 29 October, 2020

COVID-19 Update: One new case, one recovery

A 24-year-old female visitor who arrived on Virgin Atlantic on September 19 tested positive for COVID-19 after a second test yesterday. 

While she has gone into isolation at Harrison Point, St. Lucy, another patient at that facility has recovered and will be discharged today. As a result, the number of people in isolation remains at eight. 

The number of confirmed cases now stands at 190 and 175 people have recovered. 

A total of 324 tests was conducted by the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory yesterday, bringing the number completed since February to 22,536.

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