Posted: Tuesday, October 13, 2020. 6:23 am CST.
By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health is reporting that yesterday 38 new cases of COVID-19 were identified in Belize.
The new cases were discovered in the following locations:
Stann Creek District – 1 from Cowpen
Orange Walk District – 2 (Town and August Pine Ridge)
Belize District – 11 (5 City, 2 Ladyville, 2 Lord’s Bank, 2 San Pedro)
Corozal District – 10 (1 town, 2 San Joaquin, 2 Progresso, 2 Calcutta, 1 Cristo Rey, 2 Concepcion)
Cayo District – 14 (8 Belmopan, 2 Santa Elena, 2 Belizario Camp, 2 Benque Viejo)
The Ministry of Health says that 18 people also recovered from the virus.
“We continue to note the ongoing transmission happening within families which is a key factor driving the numbers up; the ongoing socialization events remain a key driving factor of cases. We need to continue exercising prevention measures at all times,” the release from The Ministry of Health noted.
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