Guyana records two more Covid deaths

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…push death toll to 279

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced the deaths of two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 279.
The latest fatalities are two women, a 60-year-old from Region 6 (East Berbice- Corentyne) and another 65-year- old from Region 10 (Upper Demerara-Berbice). They both died while receiving care at our medical facility.
The MOH expresses sincerest condolences to the families of the two deceased and will make every effort to provide all the necessary support during this difficult time to render any assistance needed.

The ministry in a release said it is also appealing to the general public to respect the confidentiality of the two deceased and their families and to allow them to mourn their tragic loss in peace.

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All Guyanese are reminded to observe the protocols of the COVID-19 EMERGENCY MEASURES (NO.16), which are in effect until April 30, 2021. This order emphasises:
▪  the need for correct and consistent use of a face mask when leaving your home;
▪  the importance of maintaining the six feet physical distance from others;
▪  and the need for good hand-hygiene to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
If anyone is displaying any of the symptoms associated with COVID-19, or need any additional information, kindly contact the COVID-19 Hotline 231-1166, 226-7480 or 624-6674 IMMEDIATELY or visit us at www.health.gov.gy.



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