Jamaica

No Let Up In COVID-19 Cases In Jamaica

Jamaica recorded 221 new COVID-19 cases at the end of the week, bringing the overall infection total to 86,126.

The Ministry of Health and Wellness reported that the new cases comprise 118 females and 103 males with ages ranging from 62 days to 96 years.

The cases were recorded in Clarendon (18), Hanover (10), Kingston and St Andrew (70), Manchester (6), Portland (12), St Ann (2), St Catherine (28), St Elizabeth (3), St James (33), St Mary (7), St Thomas (12), Trelawny (8) and Westmoreland (12).

Meanwhile, five more deaths were recorded bringing the virus death toll to 2,000.

There are 29,245 confirmed active COVID-19 cases on the island.

Readers Bureau, Contributor

Edited by Jesus Chan

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