The Ministry of Health and Wellness has carried out 2 844 PCR tests yesterday, 17 July 2021. The test results were obtained late at night.
The positive cases detected are as follows:
· 19 cases detected through Contact Tracing exercise.
· 18 cases detected in COVID-19 Testing Centres.
· Two cases detected on Day 7 in quarantine.
Since 05 March 2021, 1 976 persons have contracted the COVID-19 and as at yesterday afternoon, 1 264 of them, considered cured, have returned home.
The country has as at date 690 active cases.