Active COVID-19 cases drop to 10 as recoveries rise - Hon Malone
Minister for Health as Social Development, Hon Carvin Malone (AL) has confirmed to Virgin Islands News Online (VINO) that as of today, December 29, 2020, the current active COVID-19 cases in the territory is 10.
As such, the Virgin Islands has recorded 3 recoveries since the last update of 13 active cases on December 23, 2020, with total recoveries rising to 82 from 79.
The current active cases in the VI include two on vessels, 6 on Tortola and 2 on Virgin Gorda, with a total of 13,105 samples from 13,091 persons tested at the Dr. D. Orlando Smith Hospital.
To date, the VI has confirmed just 93 cases of the virus with only 1 recorded death towards the start of the pandemic in the territory.