Sunday, August 30, 2020

78 New Covid-19 Cases Reported On Saturday

The Ministry of Health reported on Saturday that there were 78 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19.

This brings the total number of cases to 2,135 with 1,293 of those active.

Sixty-three of the new cases are in New Providence, four are in Grand Bahama and the locations of the remaining 11 are pending.

Health officials are reminding the public to practice the following measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19:

#• Wear a face mask when you leave home;

• Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, and if soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 70% alcohol;

• Cover your cough or sneeze in your inner elbow or with a tissue; and

• Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces such as phones, remotes controls, counters, doorknobs, and keyboards.  (source)