Sixty two new cases of coronavirus have been recorded in Guyana.
17 of the new cases are from Region Two, while Region 10 has recorded 14 new cases. There are 13 new cases in Region Four and 10 new cases in Region 1.
The Health Ministry reported today that there are seven persons in the Coronavirus Intensive Care Unit and three additional persons have made full recoveries.
There are still 861 active cases in Guyana with more than 750 of those persons in home isolation.
Guyana has also recorded its 143rd Coronavirus related death. The latest victim is a 60-year-old Region Four woman who was the sister of a senior government official. She passed away in the Coronavirus Intensive Care Unit.
The country has recorded 17 deaths so far for this month. October remains the deadliest month for the pandemic in Guyana.
44 deaths were recorded in October.