7 new Covid cases recorded; 3,320 persons recovered to date


Guyana has recorded 7 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health.

In its updated COVID-19 Dashboard for today, the Ministry noted that the total number of confirmed cases in the country is now at 4,245.

There are 9 persons in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit (ICU), 73 in institutional isolation, 32 in institutional quarantine and 712 in home isolation.

The number of deaths due virus stands at 130. The latest fatalities are a 77-year-old female from Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) and a 92- year-old man from Region One (Barima-Waini).

3,320 persons have recovered from the life-threatening disease.

Meanwhile, to date, a total of 20,331 persons have been tested for the virus.