fbpx
Two COVID-19 deaths on Sunday, both from the North
November 8, 2020
belize weather
Belize Met Service: Dry weather expected today
November 9, 2020

98 new cases of COVID-19 detected; Cayo district dominates new cases

  • 841
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    841
    Shares
covid19 test

Posted: Sunday, November 8, 2020. 11:29 pm CST.

By BBN Staff: A total of 286 samples were processed today with 98 samples testing positive for  COVID-19, resulting in a positivity rate of 34.3% in today’s samples.

The 90 new cases are distributed as follows:

Corozal – 5 (3 Corozal Town, 1 San Narciso, 1 from Belmopan, Cayo)

Orange Walk – 13 (8 Orange Walk Town, 1 Trial Farm, 1 Guinea Grass, 1 August Pine Ridge, 1 from Corozal Town, 1 from Chunox, Corozal)

Belize – 17 (9 City, 5 KOLBE, 1 Ladyville, 1 Hattieville, 1 Caye Caulker)

Cayo – 38 (8 Belmopan, 2 San Ignacio, 3 Santa Elena, 5 Benque Viejo del Carmen, 8 Camalote, 6 Bullet Tree Falls, 3 Buena Vista, 2 Roaring Creek, 1 Esperanza)

Stann Creek – 8 (1 Dangriga, 1 Independence, 4 from Bella Vista TOL, 1 from Bladen, Toledo, 1 from Belmopan, Cayo)

Toledo – 17 (11 Punta Gorda, 3 Indianville, 1 Big Falls, 1 Elridgeville, 1 at community outside of Punta Gorda – “the Dump”)

There were 11 recoveries reported on Sunday, bringing total recoveries to 2,364. 41.7% or 1,742 cases remain active. According to the Director of Health Services (DHS), Belize has not had this percentage of active cases since the middle of September.

In Sunday’s COVID-19 update, the DHS asked Belizeans to continue to remain safe and continue to exercise prevention measures at all times. “Proper mask wearing, physical distancing and avoiding closed, confined spaces remain the hallmarks of prevention”, noted the DHS in the COVID-19 update.

Comments

 

Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt marketing@breakingbelizenews.com оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.

 

© 2020, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • Galen University
  • larry waight
  • Galen University