The following is a press release from the Ministry of Health:
As of the afternoon of Tuesday, 7th July, 2020 the Ministry reports the following:
|Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the UWI site for testing for COVID-19||5648|
|Number of samples which have tested positive||133|
|Number of deaths||8|
|Number of persons discharged||117|
The Ministry of Health provides the following update:
· All remaining 290 nationals from the Enchantment of the Seas vessel, who received negative COVID-19 test results, have been discharged. These nationals are required to home quarantine for a stipulated period of time after discharge; seven (7) days in the first instance. They will be monitored by the County Medical Officers of Health who, with the assistance of the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service, will ensure full adherence to home quarantine rules.