The Ministry of Health regrettably informs that as of 16:30hrs on September 17, 2020, one other person who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has died. This is second death recorded for the day with 43 new cases
The latest fatality is a 52 -year-old man from Demerara/Mahaica (Region 4) who died while
receiving care at our medical facility. The test sample was collected from the deceased at the
time of admission and was tested positive for COVID-19 subsequently.
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 Immediately or visit us at http://www.health.gov.gy .