Jamaica on Saturday recorded 551 new COVID-19 infections and 17 more deaths from the virus.
A total of 1388 people have now died from the disease.
The Ministry of Health & Wellness said the positivity rate from Saturday’s tests is 44.1 percent.
There are 573 patients in hospitals.
Among them, 82 are classified as severely ill and 56 critically ill.
Readers Bureau, Contributor
Edited by Jesus Chan
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