The Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton informed that 32 new cases were confirmed in the past 24 hours.
In a breakdown of the cases the Health Minister notes:
• Five males and 27 females, who range in age from 19 to 70 years old are amongst the new cases
• Some 31 cases are from St Catherine and one from Kingston and St Andrew.
Of the remaining 71 confirmed cases:
• 31 are imported
• 34 are contacts of a confirmed case
• Six are local transmission
Meanwhile, 21 persons have recovered, 20 persons are in quarantine and 65 are in isolation.
A total of 1,290 samples have been taken with 105 confirmed positives and 1,185 negatives.