The death toll from COVID-19 in Guyana has reached 840 as 15 more deaths were recorded over the weekend. A 21-year-old is among the latest COVID-19 deaths.
The Ministry of Health has also recorded 130 new cases of the virus, taking the number of active cases to over 3,800.
Almost 150 people remain hospitalized with the virus across the country, and based on information provided by the Ministry of Health, 27 of those persons remain in the COVID-19 Intensive Care Unit.
The Health Ministry is also warning citizens that there are active cases in every region and people need to therefore follow the health and safety guidelines. Regions 3 and 4 remain the hotspot regions for the pandemic in Guyana.