29 new Covid cases recorded as total surpasses 5000


Guyana has recorded 29 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases to 5005 as of November 20, 2020.

The total number of deaths due to the virus stands at 143.

According to the Ministry of Health, 9 persons are currently in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

73 persons are now in institutional quarantine, 101 in institutional isolation and 768 in home isolation.

To date 26,580 tests have been conducted.

Meanwhile, 3,984 persons have been recovered from the virus.