Basseterre: The daily toll of active COVID-19 cases in St Kitts and Nevis are witnessing a decline, the Ministry of Health and Wellness noted. A total of 11 new COVID-19 cases have been recorded by the healthcare facilities on Tuesday, February 1, 2022.
While a total of 91 COVID-19 patients recovered from the contagious virus in the past 24 hours. The data has been shared by the health ministry in its daily COVID-19 update report, which further highlights that with the arrival of these additional cases, the total count of active novel coronavirus infections has risen to 342 in the twin-island Federation.
St Kitts currently possesses 299 active cases of the COVID-19 virus and Nevis 43, according to the data shared by health ministry in its report.
As of February 1, 2022, the death rate of St Kitts and Nevis remains at 37, of which a total of 31 deaths have been recorded in St Kitts and the remaining six individuals who died to belong to the Nevis island.
The data of the report further notes that since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak in the twin-island Federation, a total of 5,446 confirmed cases of the viral disease have been reported. Out of this confirmed cases toll, St Kitts recorded 4,622 cases of the COVID-19, and Nevis has an 824 confirmed infection rate.
The recovery rate in St Kitts and Nevis at present stands at 5,067, of which a total of 4,292 individuals recovered from the deadliest mutant in St Kitts, whereas a total of 775 COVID-19 patients recovered hale from Nevis island.
The health ministry has also asked the general public to abide by the COVID-19 health protocols such as – wearing masks, frequently sanitizing, maintaining a referred physical distance at the public places, and avoiding unnecessary gatherings.
To obtain further more information, the citizens can visit the official website of the health ministry at – COVID19.GOV.KN.