Fourteen (14) new positive cases of COVID-19 were recorded here in St.Vincent and the Grenadines

Fourteen (14) new positive cases of COVID-19 were recorded here, from thirty-four (34) samples received and tested on April 11th, resulting in a positivity rate of 41.2 percent.

According to the Health Services Sub-Committee, all of these cases are contacts of known COVID-19 positive cases.

It says no new recoveries were recorded over the reporting period.

The total number of recoveries remains at one thousand, six hundred and sixty-five (1665). One hundred and thirty-one (131) cases are active and ten (10) persons with COVID-19 have died.

One thousand, eight hundred and six (1806) cases of COVID-19 have been reported in St. Vincent and the Grenadines since March 2020.         

The public is urged to continue to use a mask, to sanitize, practice physical distancing, and get vaccinated, to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.