The latest fatalities are a 67 -year-old male from Essequibo Islands- West Demerara (Region 3) who died while receiving care at our medical facility. The other is a 48-year-old man from Demerara/Mahaica (Region 4). Samples were collected from both at the time of admission and were tested positive for COVID-19.
The Ministry of Health expresses sincerest condolences to the families of these persons and will make every effort to provide all the necessary support during this difficult time to render any assistance.
If anyone is displaying any of the symptoms associated with COVID-19, or need any additional information kindly contact the COVID-19 Hotline 231 1166, 226 7480 or 624 6674 IMMEDIATELYor visit us at http://www.health.gov.gy .