COVID active cases count to 4,003 in Trinidad and Tobago

COVID active cases count to 4,003 in Trinidad and Tobago
COVID active cases count to 4,003 in Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago: The island of Trinidad and Tobago has recorded 197 new positive cases of the COVID-19 mutant on 21 September 2021, according to the report of the Health Ministry. With the arrival of these cases, the active number of coronavirus infections increase to 4,003.

In contrast, a total of 43,397 individuals have been recovered from the deadly COVID-19 mutant.

In total, around 288 people are in the hospital. The Health Ministry of Trinidad and Tobago further informed in the report that a total of 4 new deaths have been recorded, taking the total death rate to 1,426 on the Caribbean island as of 21 September 2021.

As per the Health Ministry’s report, there are a total of 64 patients in the step-down facilities, about 153 individuals are in the state-quarantine facilities. A total of 3,452 individuals have isolated themselves at their respective homes following the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the data shared in the health ministry’s report of T&T.

So far, as of 21 September 2021, in Trinidad and Tobago, a total of 560,725 individuals have received their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine, whereas, in total, 467,790 individuals have welcomed their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and now are fully vaccinated against the deadly COVID-19.

According to the COVID-19 update report, since the deadliest pandemic started, the Caribbean island has reported a total of 48,826 confirmed cases of the virus.

If we look at the statistics of COVID-19 testing, a total of 340,704 individuals have been tested for the novel coronavirus, out of which a total of 148,270 individuals have been tested at private facilities, whereas the remaining tests were conducted at public healthcare facilities.

The citizens can get updates and information regarding the COVID-19 mutant by visiting the health ministry’s official website at – www.health.gov.tt/covid19. While for any further information and updates related to the COVID-19 vaccination, the residents can visit –  https://health.gov.tt/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine.