COVID-19: one death recorded, active cases cross 500


    Saturday saw the confirmation of 59 new COVID-19 cases, as well as an additional death related to the virus.

    According to the Health Ministry’s update, the death is an elderly man with comorbidities.

    The death toll is now 146.

    11 persons also recovered from the virus, however with 59 new infections, the number of active cases now stands at 513.

    T&T has also now confirmed a total of 8,382 cases of COVID-19 since March 2020.

    With regard to the ongoing COVID-19 vaccination drive, 7,146 persons have now received their first shots.