The Ministry of Health has announced a new COVID-19 case that requires investigation.

The latest update, issued just after 6 pm Wednesday, states, “One (1) additional person has tested positive for COVID-19. The case is pending epidemiological investigation. All established protocols have been implemented.”

This is the second such case in the last two days.

It now takes the number of cases up to 141.

On Tuesday the ministry had announced a case that also required epidemiological investigation. At a news conference on Wednesday morning, the Chief Medical Officer, Dr Roshan Parasram disclosed that the person had been in contact with a household of at least 8 and that one of the members of that household had visited Pennywise.

That case is also being investigated.