6 more Covid deaths; 123 new cases

The Ministry of Health has announced that as of September 27, 2021, six more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 778.

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 Status
Male
43
Demerara-Mahaica
September 28
Unvaccinated
Female
40
Mahaica-Berbice
September 27
Unvaccinated
Female
60
Essequibo Islands-West Demerara
September 27
Unvaccinated
Male
74
Cuyuni-Mazaruni
September 26
Unvaccinated
Male
49
Mahaica-Berbice
September 27
Fully Vaccinated
Female
81
Demerara-Mahaica
September 27
Unvaccinated

Meanwhile, the country also recorded 123 new cases which takes the total positives recorded to date to 31,359.

There are 31 persons in the ICU, 137 in institutional isolation, and 3,774 in home isolation.

Recoveries stand at 26,639.