33 new COVID-19 cases recorded – News Room Guyana

Guyana on Sunday recorded 33 new cases of COVID-19 from 547 tests, taking the total number of confirmed cases in the country since March 2020 to 6,574.

These new cases were recorded across Region One (one case), Region Two (two cases), Region Three (four cases), Region Four (17 cases), Region Six (two cases), Region Seven (one case), Region Eight (one case), and Region 10 (five cases).

There are currently 402 active cases with five people in the COVID Intensive Care Unit (ICU), 50 in institutional isolation, 33 in institutional quarantine and 314 detached at home.

An additional 17 people have improved, taking the total number of restorations to 6,036.

The updated COVID-19 Emergency Measures are in force from January 1, 2021, until January 31, 2021. Everyone is required to wear face masks when leaving their homes. Adequate physical distance and cleanliness are also important.

The current curfew time is 22:30 to 04:00h. People with COVID-19 symptoms are asked to call the COVID-19 helpline numbers: 231-1166; 226-7480; or 180/181 for assistance.