10 more Covid-19 deaths take toll to 772

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as of September 26, 2021, ten more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 772.

The patients were admitted with COVID-19 like symptoms but died while receiving care at medical institutions. Samples were taken at the time of admission which subsequently returned positive tests.

The details on the latest fatalities are below:

SEX
AGE
REGION
DATE OF DEATH
VACCINATION STAUS
Male
79
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara
September 25
Unknown
Female
65
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara
September 20
Unvaccinated
Male
48
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara
September 20
Partially Vaccinated
Male
65
Mahaica-Berbice
September 26
Unvaccinated
Male
75
Mahaica-Berbice
September 26
Unvaccinated
Female
56
East Berbice- Corentyne
September 26
Unvaccinated
Male
56
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara
September 23
Fully vaccinated
Male
49
Cuyuni-Mazaruni
September 27
Unvaccinated
Male
36
Demerara-Mahaica
September 26
Unvaccinated
Female
55
Demerara-Mahaica
September 26
Unvaccinated

Meanwhile, the new cases are 88, taking the total positives recorded to 31,236.

There are 30 persons in the ICU, 134 in institutional isolation, 3743 in home isolation, and six in institutional quarantine.

Recoveries are 26,557.