9-Y-O boy among 3 more Covid deaths


The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of January 19th, 2022, three more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 1,111.

SEX                 AGE REGION DATE OF DEATH Vaccination Status
Male 9 Years East Berbice-Corentyne January 19 Unvaccinated
Male 60 Essequibo Islands-West Demerara January 19 Unknown
Female 75 Upper Takutu – Upper Essequibo January 18 Unvaccinated


Meanwhile, the country has recorded 815 new cases of the virus, taking the total positives recorded to date to 54,736.

There are 16 persons in the ICU, 178 in institutional isolation, 11,770 in home isolation, and 38 in institutional quarantine.

Recoveries stand at 41,661.