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One more person has died from COVID-19, taking the number of deaths recorded in the country to 126.

According to the Ministry of Health’s update, the victim was an elderly male with pre-existing medical conditions.

The ministry also confirmed five new infections from samples collected between December 27 and 29, bringing the total number of people to be infected by the virus since March 12 to 7,132.

Three people were discharged from public health facilities while 30 were released from home self-isolation as recovered community cases. This category included 20 people who were under the direct care of the prison system.

There remain 17 people under its care. The number of cases remaining active decreased to 378.