Two more women die as COVID toll continues to rise

 The Ministry of Health says that two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to 233.

The latest fatalities are two women, one 91-year-old from Region Four (Demerara-Mahaica) and another 84 year old from Region 10 (Upper Demerara- Berbice). They both died while receiving care at the ministry’s medical facility.