The latest update from the Ministry of Health is confirming that some 21 more people have died from COVID-19, bringing the national death toll to 256 souls lost—an increase from the 235 reported on Wednesday 12 May 2021.

In addition, some 397 new positive cases of COVID-19 have been recorded, bringing the total number of active cases in the country closer to five thousand at 4,814 patients. These new cases reflect results of samples taken between May 9th and 12th, this week.

Also in its update for today, Thursday 13 May 2021, the Ministry is reporting that 342 patients currently are hospitalised and being treated for COVID-19, while 103 persons are in step-down facilities, recovering from the virus.

Update courtesy Ministry of Health.