Five more persons who were infected with the novel coronavirus have died, taking the country’s death toll to 821.
They were all unvaccinated.
The details on the latest fatalities are below:
|SEX||AGE||REGION||DATE OF DEATH||Vaccination Status|
|Female||93||Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo||October 06||Unvaccinated|
Meanwhile, the country also recorded 224 new cases of the virus, taking the total positives recorded to date to 33,175.
Active cases currently exceed 3400 of which 157 are hospitalised with 32 in the ICU.
Recoveries stand at 28,692.