6 more Covid deaths recorded


The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that six more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 857.

The patients were admitted with COVID-19 like symptoms but died while receiving care at medical institutions. Samples were taken at the time of admission which subsequently returned positive tests. 

The details on the latest fatalities are below:


SEX    AGE REGION  DATE OF DEATH Vaccination Status
Female 56 Demerara-Mahaica October 13 Unvaccinated
Male 73 Essequibo Islands-West Demerara October 13 Unvaccinated
Male 79 Demerara-Mahaica October 13 Fully Vaccinated
Male 4 Barima-Waini October 13 Unvaccinated
Male 68 East Berbice-Corentyne  October 13 Unvaccinated
Female  38 East Berbice-Corentyne October 13 Unvaccinated


Meanwhile, the country has recorded 159 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the total positives recorded to date to 34132.

See full dashboard below: