Guyana's COVID death toll rises to seven

April 19, 2020

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Apr. 19, CMC – A seventh person has died from the coronavirus in Guyana.

The Ministry of Public Health on Sunday confirmed that the person who tested positive, died at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation’s intensive care unit.

The first case of COVID-19 that was registered there on March 11 was imported by a 52-year-old woman who had travelled from New York to Guyana.

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