Friday 23 October, 2020

St Vincent imports new COVID-19 cases from Sweden

St Vincent and the Grenadines confirmed two new COVID-19 cases overnight.  

The non-nationals arrived from Sweden entering St Vincent and the Grenadines from Grenada with negative PCR results on August 19. 

Both adults have been isolated since receipt of their preliminary positive results which were confirmed late last night.  

Extensive testing of all possible contacts has not revealed any other positive cases or exposure to SARS-Cov-2.  

Further testing will continue.  

Meanwhile, all passengers who arrived on Air Canada 980 on August 20 have been cleared.  

All passengers who arrived on AA 945 on August 22 have received their quarantine day 4-5 PCR tests and are awaiting their results.  

St Vincent and the Grenadines has now recorded a total of sixty 60 COVID-19 cases, 57 of which have recovered.  

There are now three active COVID-19 cases.   

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