Two more Barbadians lost their battle with COVID-19 this morning, while at the Harrison’s Point Isolation Facility.
The first victim is a 52-year-old man, who passed away in the primary isolation section, where he was a patient at the institution for three days. He had no chronic illnesses and was unvaccinated.
The second is an 85-year-old woman, who was in secondary isolation for 10 days. She had comorbidities and was unvaccinated. The death toll from the virus now stands at 71.
Minister of Health and Wellness, Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Bostic, extends condolences to the bereaved.