43 new Covid-19 cases recorded; 1 in ICU

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Another 43 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.

This now takes actives cases in Guyana to 496 including one patient in the Covid-19 ICU and the remaining persons in either home (481) or institutional isolation (14).

Seven other persons are also in institutional quarantine.

The Covid-19 death toll in the country remains at 1271, while some 68,359 person have recovered from the life-threatening virus to date.