Trinidad and Tobago reports 174 new COVID cases

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Trinidad and Tobago: The island of Trinidad and Tobago has recorded 174 new positive cases of the COVID-19 mutant on 28 September 2021, according to the report of the Health Ministry.

With the arrival of these cases, the active number of coronavirus infections increase to 4,188. In contrast, a total of 44,575 individuals have been recovered from the deadly COVID-19 mutant.

In total, around 294 people are in the hospital. The Health Ministry of Trinidad and Tobago further informed in the report that a total of 2 new deaths have been recorded, taking the total death rate to 1,466 on the Caribbean island as of 28 September 2021.

As per the Health Ministry’s report, there are a total of 64 patients in the step-down facilities, about 167 individuals are in the state-quarantine facilities.

A total of 3,656 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 28 September 2021, in Trinidad and Tobago, a total of 570,070 individuals have received their first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine, whereas, in total, 487,034 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 50,229 confirmed cases of the virus.

If we look at the statistics of COVID-19 testing, a total of 350,499 individuals have been tested for the novel coronavirus, out of which a total of 152,796 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.