Tobago has recorded its fifth case of COVID-19.

According to a release from the THA’s Division of Health, Wellness and Family Development, it is a primary spread case.

“The individual was a close contact of a person who tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently being isolated and monitored,” the statement said.

The release also said 85 samples have been submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and all 65 persons who were quarantined by the Division have been sent home.

It added:” It is important to note that the persons who completed quarantine at the Division’s quarantine facilities have not exhibited any flu-like symptoms.”