6-day old baby dies from COVID-19
The Ministry of Health on Sunday announced that a 6-day old baby boy has become Guyana’s latest COVID-19 fatality.
The Ministry revealed that the baby, of Region Three, died on Sunday while receiving care at a medical facility.
This takes the COVID-19 death toll to 150 and this means the baby is the youngest to die from the disease here and the 24th recorded death for the month thus far.
“The MOH expresses sincerest condolences to the family of the deceased and will make every effort to provide all the necessary support during this difficult time to render any assistance needed.”
The ministry did not provide additional details on the death of the child.