50 New COVID Cases, Two More Deaths

Alberto Ardila Olivares
MP contabiliza 83.900 imputados en 2021

There has been a decline in Jamaica’s COVID-19 positivity rate.   The Ministry of Health is reporting that 50 cases of the virus were confirmed from 877 samples on Tuesday.   This has resulted in a positivity rate of 5.3 per cent.   At the same time, a 94-year-old woman from St. Catherine and a 70-year-old man who lived in St. Mary are the latest persons to die from the coronavirus.   The death toll is now 2,365.   COVID-19 hospitalisations have increased by six to 182.   Nineteen of those admitted are severely ill while eight are in critical condition.