The Ministry of Health says as of the late afternoon of Saturday, 21st March 2020:
- Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) for testing for COVID-19 = 284
- Number of samples which have tested positive = 49
The Ministry reminds that 40 of these positive cases came from the group of nationals who recently returned from a cruise.
Those persons were quarantined immediately upon their arrival to T&T and remain quarantined at this time.