A second national of Trinidad and Tobago has died due to the Covid-19.
The elderly gentleman who had a pre-existing medical condition is the second death to be recorded since the Covid-19 has spread to TT.
According to the Ministry of Health in its latest bulletin on Friday morning, 453 people have been tested with 66 being tested positive and two deaths.
The release said that one person has been discharged.
The ministry stated that of the total number of positive cases, 47 of these positive cases came from the group of nationals who recently returned from a cruise:
- 44 positive cases from the group of 68 nationals who returned from the cruise together
- 3 positive cases from the group of nationals who returned from the same cruise separately from the other 68 nationals.