Grenada has recorded its first Covid-19 related death. The information was confirmed by the Chief Medical officer, Dr. Shawn Charles.
The deceased individual is a 72-year old male, who arrived in Grenada with his wife and 3-year old grandchild on December 16th. They were tested on arrival and proceeded to home quarantine.
Ministry officials in a Facebook post extend their deepest condolences to the family of the deceased.
At 5:00 p.m. today, the Minister of Health and Chief Medical Officer will facilitate a press briefing to provide further information on this tragic occurrence.