91 Year Old Dies and 3 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases
The Ministry of Health confirms the overnight death of Case #20
A hospitalized ninety-one year old male from New Providence with no history of travel, is the latest case to succumb to COVID19.
The Ministry of Health said investigations are being conducted into the details of this death.
The ministry also revealed on Tuesday that there are 3 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19.
This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 36. There have been 5 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Grand Bahama, 30 confirmed cases in New Providence and 1 confirmed case from the island of Bimini.
The newly confirmed cases are residents of New Providence, with no travel history:
Case #34 is a 44 year old male
Case #35 is a 71 year old female
Case #36 is a 41 year old female
Health officials said they continue to follow the condition of the twenty-seven (27) COVID-19 positive cases. Investigations are ongoing.
Members of the public are once again reminded to follow the Emergency Powers (COVID-19) Order announced by Prime Minister Hubert Minnis to reduce the spread of the virus, including physical distancing.