The following is a press release from the Ministry of Health:

As of the afternoon of Monday, 14th 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-1927,527
Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago3,141
Total number of active cases2,299
Number of deaths55
Number of persons discharged787

The Ministry of Health provides the following update: 

The Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there is an additional COVID-19 related death. The person is an elderly male with co-morbidities. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 55.

·         Fifty (50) additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.

The fifty (50) positive cases reported above show results from samples taken during the period September 3rd to September 12th, 2020. Therefore, this figure is NOT representative of the positive cases over the last 24 hours only.