The Ministry of Health has announced 29 new COVID-19 cases.

This takes the overall count to 629 and the active cases to 477.

It followed the announcement of 12 new cases earlier in the day.

Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the UWI site for testing for COVID-1916,453
Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago629
Total number of active cases477
Number of deaths12
Number of persons discharged140

The Ministry of Health provides the following update:

·         Twenty-nine (29) additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.