Nine additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
No additional fatalities have been recorded and so the death toll remains at 70 as of this morning.
Also, according to the Health Ministry’s 10AM update, 12 persons have been discharged from public health facilities and there are 37 additional recovered community cases.
Recovered community cases refer to persons who were in self-isolation at home after testing positive for COVID-19, and have subsequently met the discharge criteria.
There are now 2,017 active cases of COVID-19 in T&T.
Of these, 102 persons remain hospitalized, including nine in the ICU and 6 in the HDU.