The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that one more person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died.
This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 103.
The latest fatality is a 61-year-old female from Region One (Barima-Waini), who died at her home on Friday.
It was previously reported that Guyana recorded four COVID-19 deaths on Friday – the highest number within 24 hours.
Meanwhile, earlier today, the Health Ministry revealed that 47 new cases were recorded, bringing the total number of novel coronavirus cases in the country up 3,405.
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