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Covid Outbreak in Prison

  By Prior Beharry THERE is an outbreak of Covid-19 in the Maximum Security Prison in Arouca. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual media conference of the Ministry of Health on Wednesday. He said the prison has put measures in place since February such as isolation and decreased […]Read More

Prisoner Dies After Feeling Unwell

  AROUCA– A prisoner of the Maximum Security Prison (MSP) in Golden Grove, Arouca, has died after he complained to officers that he was feeling unwell. Carlos Lawrence said on Tuesday morning that he was not feeling well and was taken to the Arima District Hospital. He was pronounced dead at 12.15 p.m. at the […]Read More

Five Prisoners in Hospital for TB

FIVE inmates at the Maximum Security Prison in Arouca have tested positive for Tuberculosis (TB). The Prison Service said they were taken to the Caura Medical Facility for treatment and Welfare Officers have been assign to contact the families of the prisoners. The areas where they were housed were sanitised and continuous testing and screenings […]Read More