Trinidad records another COVID-19 death
PORT OF SPAIN, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago has recorded an additional death related to COVID-19, bringing the number of fatalities to 11.
On Sunday, the Ministry of Health said that the third death in recent days is an adult male who had pre-existing medical conditions.
Active cases of the virus now stand at 36, with 22 new positive patients reported, bringing the number of confirmed cases to 519.
In a clinical update, the Ministry said of the 22 new infections reported, 14 tested positive at a private lab, six are pending epidemiological investigation, and two are contacts of recently positive COVID-19 patients.
It assured that all established protocols have been implemented and that one more patient has recovered from the coronavirus, bringing the tally of people discharged to 140.
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