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Jamaica: 154 New COVID-19 Cases Recorded in 24 hours

Jamaica has recorded 154 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry has reported.

The Jamaica Observer reports that the total number of confirmed cases on the island is 13,203.

The country also recorded 140 recoveries, pushing the total number of recoveries to 10,973.

However, in spite of the recovered, 304 people have reportedly died from the coronavirus on the island.

No new COVID-19 related deaths were confirmed, but two deaths were reported to be under investigation.

According to the ministry, the new cases consist of 84 males and 69 females, with ages ranging from nine months to 98 years.

The ministry said three of the new cases were imported, nine are contacts of confirmed cases, and the other 142 are under investigation.

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