Covid: 8 new infections, 3 in ICU

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People wearing masks in capital city, Georgetown. [File photo]

Guyana has recorded eight new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the total positives detected to date to 70,982.

There are four persons hospitalised, three of whom are in the ICU. Isolating at home are 243 individuals while one is in institutional quarantine.

Recoveries stand at 69,454 while the death toll is 1,278.