Jamaica: Coronavirus Cases Pass 600 Mark

Six new cas­es of the coro­n­avirus (COVID-19) have been record­ed accord­ing to the Ministry of Health and Wellness. This increas­es the tal­ly of COVID-19 cas­es across the island to 605. The tal­ly of recov­er­ies remains at 405.(As report­ed by the Jablogz news team)

The six new cas­es are all import­ed. Three entered the island via a flight from the USA, one on a flight from the UK and two from a cruise ship that arrived at the Falmouth Pier recent­ly, the release stat­ed. The new cas­es range in age from 24 to 54 years, and are com­prised of five females and one male. According to the health min­istry, two of them have address­es in St Elizabeth while the oth­ers have address­es in Manchester, Portland, St James, and St Catherine.