THE Ministry of Health has reported that 88 additional persons have tested positive for Covid-19.
In its latest update on Saturday morning, the ministry reported the additional cases came from results from samples taken during the period September 10 to September 18, 2020.
Number of Samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency and the University of the West Indies testing site at Mt Hope: 28,774
Number of people tested: 25,711
People having more than one test: 3,063
Positive samples in public and private facilities in TT: 3,739
Active Covid-19 cases: 1,984
Number of Deaths: 60
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.