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10 new COVID deaths, 429 more infections

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 11:49 AM

Jamaica yesterday confirmed another 10 COVID-19 deaths.

The deaths occurred from September 18 to 24, 2021.

Deaths
1. A 76-year-old woman from Kingston and St Andrew
2. A 48-year-old woman from Kingston and St Andrew
3. A 92-year-old woman from Kingston and St Andrew
4. An 89-year-old woman from Kingston and St Andrew
5. A 69-year-old woman from Kingston and St Andrew
6. A 38-year-old man from Kingston and St Andrew
7. A 64-year-old woman from St Ann
8. A 67-year-old man from St Ann
9. A 62-year-old woman from St Mary
10. A 70-year-old woman from Portland

Meanwhile, there were another 429 new COVID infections.

The positivity rate was 27.2 per cent.

Parish breakdown for new cases:
St Catherine - 93
Kingston and St Andrew - 82
Portland - 53
Clarendon - 52
St Ann - 31
St James - 28
St Mary - 21
Trelawny - 18
Manchester - 17
St Elizabeth - 14
Westmoreland - 11
Hanover - 5
St Thomas - 4

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