Five additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
According to the Health Ministry’s afternoon update, four are contacts of recently positive COVID-19 cases while one is pending epidemiological investigation.
T&T now has 153 active cases of the virus.
Also, since the start of the pandemic, 300 persons have now tested positive for COVID-19.
139 persons have been discharged while 8 have died as a result of the virus.