Two new COVID-19 cases were recorded here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Two new COVID-19 cases were recorded here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines from samples collected and processed on February 20th and 21st.

The Health Services Sub-committee says one (1) case is a new positive PCR result from fifty-eight (58) samples processed so far for February 20th, resulting in a positivity rate of 1.72 percent.

The other new positive is from a rapid antigen test taken yesterday, February 21st.

Thirty-two (32) persons were cleared bringing the number of total recoveries to eight hundred and thirty-five (835).

Six hundred and sixty-four (664) cases remain active and six (6) persons with COVID-19 have died.

One thousand, five hundred and five (1505) cases of COVID-19 have been reported in St. Vincent and the Grenadines since March 2020.

The public is reminded to wear a facial covering, physically distance, sanitize hands and get vaccinated to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.