1 New Death Locally; 6-Day old infant dies in Guyana


Jamaica yesterday recorded one more COVID-19 death, pushing the tally to 257.

The deceased is an 87-year-old female from Westmoreland, whose death was previously under investigation.

One other fatality is being probed, pushing that figure to 29.

Meanwhile, there were 54 new cases with ages ranging from 12 to 83 years, pushing the total to 10,763 with 4,139 being active.

Of the new cases, 22 are males and 32 are females.


Meanwhile….the Caribbean has recorded its youngest ever death from the coronavirus after a six-day old baby died of the virus in Georgetown Guyana