4 New Deaths, 270 New Cases


Jamaica recorded 270 new cases of COVID-19 as four patients succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours.

The new cases bring the total number of cases that have been recorded in the island to 19,305 and the death toll is now 378.

According to the Ministry of Health and Wellness, the latest victims are a 99-year-old woman from Trelawny, an 86-year-old woman from Trelawny, a 78-year-old man from Kingston and St Andrew, and a 59-year-old man from Portland.

The ministry also reported two more deaths as coincidental and another under investigation.