One new COVID-19 case recorded in St. Vincent and the Grenadines from the USA

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St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Thursday (Nov. 26) recorded one (1) new COVID-19 case.

The new case is a returning national who arrived with a negative RT-PCR test result from the USA on Saturday November 21, 2020 on American Airlines, tested negative on entry screening and on day five (5) tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19. The adult was in mandatory quarantine and will be isolated until cleared by two negative tests.

St. Vincent and the Grenadines has now recorded a total of eighty-five (85) COVID- 19 cases, seventy-seven (78) of which have recovered. There are now seven (7) active COVID-19 cases, all imported from countries categorized as “High Risk”.