Two persons have been added to the COVID-19 death toll.
A 55-year-old Barbadian man died from the virus on Thursday, October 7. He was in primary isolation at the Harrison Point Isolation Facility and was unvaccinated. The death of a 61-year-old unvaccinated woman was also reported.
To date, 90 people have died from COVID-19 in Barbados.
Minister of Health and Wellness, Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Bostic, has extended sincere condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.