3 Trinis Who Returned From Grenada Test Positive For Covid-19

(TRINIDAD EXPRESS) – Three of the Trinidadians who returned from Grenada recently, have tested positive for Covid-19.

On Wedneday at 4.20.p.m. 76 nationals returning from Grenada.

Out of those, four went to State-supervised quarantine.

The rest went to State quarantine facilities at Debe and Tacarigua, taking the facilities to capacity.

The disclosure was made by the Ministry of Health in an update this morning.

The following in the latest statistics.

Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and UWI site for testing for COVID-19 5983

Number of unique patient tests completed 4524

Number of repeated tests 1459

Number of samples which have tested positive 136

Number of deaths 8

Number of persons discharged 124

The Ministry of Health provides the following update:

 Three (3) additional returning nationals have tested positive for COVID-19. The three are from a group of nationals who recently returned from Grenada. All cases are imported. All established protocols are being implemented.

COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – (4) – Caura Hospital

COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – (0)