ROOTS FM NEWS: Active Cases have declined to 7,232 cases, after 1,032 patients recovered from the virus.
Of the new active cases, 97 patients are hospitalized with 22 patients being moderately ill and 10 critically ill.
Meanwhile the Ministry of Health and Wellness recorded some 55 new cases pushing the number of cases to 50,848. Death remains at 1,134 as no deaths was recorded.
The new cases include 27 females and 28 males with ages ranging from 1 year to 97 years
Kingston & St. Andrew accounted for most of the new cases with 15 positives followed by St. Catherine with 10, St. Ann 8, Manchester 6, St. Elizabeth 5, St. James 4, Westmoreland 3, Trelawny 2, and Clarendon and Hanover 1 each.
The positivity rate now stands at 5.5%