T&T: 272 new COVID-19 cases reported, 29,841 patients recovered 

The Caribbean island – Trinidad and Tobago have reported 272 new cases of the COVID-19 mutant on 21 July 2021. The Health Ministry of Trinidad and Tobago has shared this COVID-19 update report on 21 July 2021 via social media handle. 

Trinidad and Tobago: The Caribbean island – Trinidad and Tobago have reported 272 new cases of the COVID-19 mutant on 21 July 2021. The Health Ministry of Trinidad and Tobago has shared this COVID-19 update report on 21 July 2021 via social media handle. 

As per the report, there are 5,782 total active cases in the nation rise to In comparison, a total of 29,841 individuals have been recovered from the contagious COVID-19 virus.

In contrast, around 326 people are still in the hospital. The Health Ministry further informed in the report that a total of 1003 patients have died on the Caribbean island as of 21 July 2021. 

According to a total of 83 patients in the step-down facilities, around 124 individuals are in the state-quarantine facilities. A total of 5,101 individuals have isolated themselves at their respective homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic, as per the data shared in the health ministry’s report of T&T. 

So far, as of 21 July 2021, in Trinidad and Tobago, a total of 279,335 individuals have received their first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine, whereas, in total, 176,030 individuals have received their second jab of the COVID-19 vaccine and now are fully vaccinated against the deadly COVID-19. 

If we look at the statistics of COVID-19 testing, a total of 256,269 individuals have been tested for the novel coronavirus, out of which 109,383 COVID-19 tests were conducted at private healthcare facilities. In contrast, 146,886 people were tested at the public healthcare facilities for the novel coronavirus. 

The Health Ministry further informed in their report that the samples of these new 272 COVID-19 positive cases were taken between 17 July to 20 July 2021. 

As per the report, since the COVID-19 pandemic started, the Caribbean island has reported a total of 36,626 cases of the deadly virus. 

If citizens of the island want to acquire any updates and information regarding the COVID-19 mutant, they can visit the health ministry’s official website at – www.health.gov.tt/covid19.

While for any further information and updates regarding the COVID-19 vaccination, the residents can visit at –  https://health.gov.tt/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine