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Active Covid-19 Case in TT is Mild

  THE only active case of Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago is a mild one. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual media conference on Monday morning. Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh said the patient was brought into the country last week via air ambulance from Houston in Texas. […]Read More

Coast Guard Rescues 32 Venezuelans from Sinking Boat

  THE Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard (TTCG) has intercepted a sinking boat with 32 Venezuelans on Wednesday. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual media conference. He said it was a matter for the Ministry of National Security but the Health Ministry will make an assessment of the […]Read More

CMO Manages Rare Smile at VMC

  CHIEF Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram manages a smile at the virtual media conference (VMC) on Monday morning when Communications Minister Donna Cox wishes him belated birthday greetings. He celebrated his birthday on May 8. The CMO, who has been implementing the policies advocated by Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh and the Cabinet, has […]Read More

CMO: TT Borders will be Reopened in Phased Basis

IF Trinidad and Tobago borders are to be reopened it will be done on a phased basis. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual news conference to update the population of efforts to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Dr Parasram said, “Borders will generally have to be opened on […]Read More

Only 3 Covid-19 Patients at Hospital

  THERE are only three patients who have tested positive for Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago at hospital . All three are at the Couva Medical and Multi-Training Facility in a stable condition, according to the Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual news conference on Monday morning. He said there were now […]Read More

Stay at Home Measures Remain to May 10 in TT

    STAY at home measures in Trinidad and Tobago remain in place until May 10. This was revealed by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley at a news conference at the Diplomatic Centre in St Ann’s on Saturday. Borders will remain closed until May 15, he said. Rowley also said that hardware stores will be opened […]Read More

CMO Clears Up ‘Misunderstanding’ with Posthumous Covid-19 Testing

    CHIEF Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram clears up a “misunderstanding” about posthumous Covid-19 testing. He was speaking at the virtual news conference on Friday. On Thursday he had revealed that 70 samples, postmortem were sent by the Forensic Science Centre to the Caribbean Public Health Agency for testing for Covid-19 and all returned […]Read More

70 Posthumous Tests for Covid-19 in TT

  POSTHUMOUS testing for Covid-19 has been done on 70 people– 69 in Trinidad and one in Tobago. This was revealed by the Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual news conference on Thursday morning. Responding to a question, Dr Parasram said, “The Forensic Sciences Centre was actually sending testing all along to […]Read More

1,157 People Tested for Covid-19 in TT

ONE thousand, one hundred and fifty-seven (1,157) people have been tested for Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual news conference on Tuesday morning. He said there were 1,380 samples tested and therefore 223 people have been tested more than once. Dr Parasram said […]Read More

Covid-19: 4 More to be Discharged Sunday

THERE are now 113 people who have tested positive for Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago. The latest figures were given by the Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at a virtual news conference on Sunday evening. He said 12 persons have been discharged thus far with four more expected to be discharged shortly. Parasram said […]Read More