ROOTS FM NEWS: Jamaica on Sunday recorded 44 new cases of pushing the total number of confirmed cases to 49,712 .
Of the new cases 31 were females and 13 males with ages ranging from 4 years to 83 years.
Meanwhile a 55-year-old Male from St. Elizabeth is the latest COVID related death pushing the number of deaths to 1,034.
And recoveries now stand at 28,793 after 73 patients were released from hospital care.
There are now 19,517 active cases of which 136 are hospitalized with 28 patients being moderately ill and 6 critically ill.