Jamaica recorded 156 new cases of COVID 19 on Saturday.
That brings the number of infections since the start of the pandemic to 51,984.
The latest confirmations came from 782 samples.
The positivity rate jumped to 18.6 percent, compared with 13.6 percent for Friday,
Three more patients also died on Saturday, pushing the death toll to 1,176.
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Edited by Jesus Chan
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