Twenty-three (23) additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19, says the Ministry of Health in its latest update for today, Sunday 13 September 2020.

However, the Ministry states that these latest cases are the results from samples taken during the period September 2nd to September 12th, 2020, and are NOT representative of the positive cases over the last 24 hours only.

According to the Ministry, these latest positive patients bring the total number of active COVID-19 cases, nationally to 2,217.

No new deaths have been reported for this evening, leaving the current national toll at 53.