The Ministry of Health on Friday announced that three more persons died as a result of the COVID-19 virus. The Ministry however did not release the name, gender or ages of the victims.
It was further announced that as of August 28,Guyana recorded 40 new COVID-19 cases. This now brings the total number of known positive cases to 1,180.
Nine persons are currently patients in the intensive care unit. In addition, 96 persons are in institutional isolation and 407 are in isolation at home.