COVID in Trinidad and Tobago: 257 new cases reported

Trinidad and Tobago island reported 257 new positive cases of the COVID-19 mutant on 18 September 2021, according to the report of the Health Ministry. With the arrival of these cases, the active number of coronavirus infections rise to 4,085. 

Trinidad and Tobago COVID-19 report.

Trinidad and Tobago: Trinidad and Tobago island reported 257 new positive cases of the COVID-19 mutant on 18 September 2021, according to the report of the Health Ministry. With the arrival of these cases, the active number of coronavirus infections rise to 4,085. 

 In comparison, a total of 42,902 individuals have been recovered from the deadly COVID-19 virus.

In total, around 277 people are in the hospital. The Health Ministry of Trinidad and Tobago further informed in the report that a total of 8 new deaths have been recorded, taking the total death rate to 1,413 on the Caribbean island as of 18 September 2021. 

As per to the report, there are a total of 60 patients in the step-down facilities, about 152 individuals are in the state-quarantine facilities. A total of 3,491 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 18 September 2021, in Trinidad and Tobago, a total of 557,693 individuals have received their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine, whereas, in total, 462,338 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 48,400 confirmed cases of the virus.

If we look at the statistics of COVID-19 testing, a total of 334,507 individuals have been tested for the novel coronavirus, out of which a total of 144,041 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.