Guyana records 65 new COVID-19 cases

A Covid-19 testing facility established by the Guyana Government

The Ministry of Health today reported that 65 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours.

According to the updated COVID-19 Dashboard, this now takes the total number of confirmed cases in Guyana to 10,072.

However, only 1057 of these are currently active cases. This includes 13 patients in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and the reminding 1044 in both home and institutional isolation.

Additionally, there are also 19 persons in institutional quarantine.

While the COVID-19 death toll remains at 225, some 8842 persons have recovered thus far from the life-threatening disease.

Guyana has tested over 87,180 persons for the novel coronavirus to date.