Press Release
February 20, 2021
SVG records 4 new Covid-19 cases

St Vincent and the Grenadines registered four new COVID-19 cases from tests  done on February 18 and 19. Two of the new positive PCR results were recorded for February 18 from 227 tests, resulting in a  positivity rate of 0.88%.

Two of the cases are positive COVID-19 rapid antigen tests for  persons seeking care today, February 19. There have been no other reported  positive results for February 19 so far. 

Ten persons were cleared bringing the number of total recoveries to 768. Seven hundred and twenty-four (724) cases remain  active and six persons with COVID-19 have died. One thousand, four hundred  and ninety-eight cases of COVID-19 have been reported in St Vincent and  the Grenadines since March 2020.  

The public is reminded to wear a facial covering, physically distance, sanitize hands and vaccinate to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.