TWO deaths have been reported by the Ministry of Health on Saturday.
In its latest update on Saturday afternoon, the Ministry of Health stated that the latest death was that of an adult elderly male. It also reported a death in its Saturday morning update.
The total number of Covid-19 deaths in Trinidad and Tobago now stands at 33.
The ministry also noted that there were 102 new positive cases taken from samples taken during period August 28 to September 4 with an additional 88 being reported.
Number of Samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency and the University of the West Indies testing site at Mt Hope: 24,884
Number of people tested: 21,770
People having more than one test: 2,922
Positive samples in public and private facilities in TT: 2,230
Active Covid-19 cases: 1,480
Number of Deaths: 33
Patients in home isolation: 1,142
Covid-19 Patients in hospital – 100
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility: 75 (five in the intensive care unit and 11 in the high dependency unit)
Caura Hospital: 25
Patients in in stepdown facilities – 39
UWI Debe Campus: 4
UWI Freedom Hall: 33
National Academy for the Performing Arts: 2