1 COVID-19 death, 19 new cases in Tobago


    Active COVID-19 cases in Tobago continue to rise.

    Officials there are reporting 19 new cases of COVID-19, along with eight recoveries.

    As of 10pm yesterday, the island had 298 active cases of the virus.

    There has also been an additional COVID-19 death – an 87-year-old woman with comorbidities.

    Since the start of the pandemic, Tobago has recorded 33 virus related fatalities.

    With regard to vaccinations, the island has administered a 1st dose to 11,853 persons, while 9,299 persons have had two doses.