THE MINISTRY of Health has reported one additional Covid-19 death, bringing the local toll to 98.
In its daily update on the status of the virus locally, the ministry also advised that Trinidad and Tobago's active Covid-19 cases currently stand at 1,477. This after an additional 35 people were reported positive in the last 24 hours (up to 4 p.m. yesterday), which reflected samples taken between October 17 - 19, 2020.
There are currently 80 patients in hospital and 1,346 people in home self-isolation.
Three hundred and sixty-nine people are now in State quarantine facilities and 51 people are in step-down facilities and a total of 3,758 patients have recovered.
To date, a total of 31,736 people have been tested.
From March 12, when the first local case of Covid-19 was confirmed, T&T has recorded a total of 5,333 positive cases.