64 new COVID cases; 12 in ICU
Guyana has recorded 64 new COVID-19 cases from 996 tests, taking the overall number of known cases to 9,649.
The new cases were recorded in Regions Three (five cases), Four (43 cases), Six (one case), Seven (12 cases), Nine (one case), and Ten (two cases). The overall number of recoveries has now increased to 8,498.
There are 12 persons in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit (ICU), 57 persons in institutional isolation, 867 persons in home isolation, and 13 persons in institutional quarantine. This means that there are 949 active cases in Guyana.
Earlier, the Ministry of Health reported another COVID-19 death, taking the overall death toll since March 2020 to 215.