COVID-19: UK variant found in five samples from persons on a vessel

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    The UK variant of COVID-19 has been found in samples from five persons on board a vessel.

    According to the Health Ministry, these samples were taken from foreign nationals on March 23rd, 2021.

    None of these persons were allowed to disembark the vessel in keeping with the national quarantine protocol.

    The vessel left T&T waters on March 24th, 2021.