17 new COVID-19 cases recorded

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The Ministry of Health has reported that 17 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours.

Consequently, Guyana’s active COVID-19 cases have gone up to 219. This including five persons in institutional isolation and the remaining 214 persons in home isolation.

There are no patients in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Guyana’s COVID-19 death toll remains at 1285, while the country’s total number of recoveries from the life-threatening virus is now 70,241.