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

As of the afternoon of Thursday, 23rd July, 2020 the Ministry reports the following:

Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the UWI site for testing for COVID-196305
Number of samples which have tested positive141
 Number of deaths8
 Number of persons discharged128

Members of the public are reminded that they must to adhere to the ‘New Normal’ recommendations and take the following personal health measures to protect themselves and their loved ones from COVID-19:

·       Wear a mask over your nose and mouth when you go out in public

·       Keep your distance from others (6 feet)

·       Stay home if you are ill

·       Clean then sanitize surfaces (e.g. tabletops, door knobs and cell phones)

·       Wash your hands often with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer

·       Cough into a tissue or into the crook of your elbow

·       Avoid touching your face