New Cases Shoot Up; 2 New Deaths


Jamaica has recorded 123 new cases of COVID-19 and two new deaths over the last 24 hours.

This brings the total number of cases to 13,760 and the country’s death toll to 315.
A 69-year-old man from St Ann and a 43-year-old woman from St Thomas are the latest fatalities. Another death was also reported under investigation.
The Ministry of Health said the new cases consist of 72 males and 51 females with ages ranging from one month to 93 years.
The transmission of all of the new cases is under investigation.

The country also recorded 20 recoveries bringing the total to 11,526.