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The Ministry of Health has confirmed 10 additional COVID-19 infections from samples taken between December 1 and 3. This brings the total number of people to be infected locally up to 6,735. The total number of people to recover from the virus, however, continued to increase to 5,884 after the ministry released 23 people from its care; three people were discharged from public health facilities while 20 people were released from home self-isolation as recovered community cases. The released meant that the total number of active cases also dropped to 730. Of the cases still active, 42 were at hospitals, 22 were in step-down/transitional facilities and 656 were in home self-isolation. There were 186 people of those in home self-isolation under the care of the prison system. Deaths remained at 121.