The following is a press release from the Ministry of Health:
As of the afternoon of Wednesday 30th September, 2020 the Ministry reports the following:
|Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI and other local sites for testing for COVID-19||31,218|
|Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago||4,531|
|Total number of active cases||1,895|
|Number of deaths||76|
|Number of persons discharged from public health facilities||1,057|
|Number of recovered community cases||1,503|
The Ministry of Health provides the following update:
· 14 additional persons have tested positive for COVID-19.
· The Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there is an additional COVID-19 related death. The person is an elderly female with pre-existing medical conditions. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 76.