ONE more person has died as a result of Covid-19.
The Ministry of Health reported in its Saturday evening update that the latest death was that of an adult male with comorbidities.
That means the number of Covid-19 related deaths in Trinidad and Tobago is now 61.
An additional 114 persons tested positive for the virus the ministry also reported.
Number of Samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency and the University of the West Indies testing site at Mt Hope: 28,995
Number of people tested: 25,711
People having more than one test: 3,063
Positive samples in public and private facilities in TT: 3,853
Active Covid-19 cases: 2,097
Number of Deaths: 61
Number of recovered community cases: 866
The Ministry of Health stated that recovered community cases refer to persons who were previously Covid-19 positive and in self-isolation at home and subsequently met the discharge criteria and were released from self-isolation.
See Saturday morning report below: