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COVID UPDATE 36 New Cases, 13 Deaths, 1,061

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Jamaica recorded 36 new cases and 3 deaths in the last 24 hours pushing the number of confirmed cases to 50,793 and deaths to 1,134.

Of the new cases 18 were females and 17 were males with ages ranging from 9 months to 96 years.

The positivity Rate now stands at 10.4%                 

Meanwhile the 3 COVID deaths include a 59-year-old female from St. Ann, a 73-year-old male from St. Catherine and a 70-year-old male from St. James.

And the number of active cases have fallen to 8,210 after 1,061 recovered from the virus    

Of the active cases 88 are hospitalised with 27 being moderately ill and 8 critically ill.

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