10AM: 28th COVID-19 death recorded, 42 more persons test positive


    An elderly man with comorbidities has become the 28th person to die due to COVID-19 in T&T.

    This update comes via the Health Ministry at 10:15AM.

    In its media release, it also notes that 42 persons have tested positive from samples taken between August 23rd and 31st, taking active cases to 1,120.

    92 persons are in hospital with 6 in ICU and 16 in HCU.

    980 patients are in home isolation and six are in step down/transition facilities.