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Another visitor tests positive for COVID


Another visitor tests positive for COVID

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A 34-year-old visitor who arrived on British Airways on Thursday, was the only positive COVID-19 case among the 182 tests performed by the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory.

The asymptomatic man was transferred to the isolation facility at Harrison Point, St Lucy.

Meanwhile, one person was discharged from the facility after recovering from the viral illness.

The number of people in isolation remains at 18 and recoveries increased to 141.  Barbados’ tally of COVID-19 cases is 166, with seven deaths.

The public health laboratory conducted 16 538 tests. (BGIS)