The US recorded the most coronavirus deaths in a single day with more than 1,800 fatalities reported on Tuesday.
Head of Infectious Diseases at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Dr Corey Forde, on Tuesday reported that a 95-year-old male died at 3 a.m. this morning following complications of Covid-19.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is “in good spirits” after spending the night in intensive care being treated for coronavirus, No 10 has said.
Health officials on island remain concerned about the impact of covid-19 on the elderly following the second recorded death owing to the coronavirus.
China reported no coronavirus deaths on Tuesday, the first time since it started publishing daily figures in January.
Four persons tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, bringing the total number of persons who have tested positive for the viral illness since March 16 to 60 – 31 females and 29 males.
A 74-year-old man is the second person to have died from the coronavirus, COVID-19 in Barbados.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, Downing Street has said.
The majority of the COVID-19 patients at Government’s isolation centres are in stable condition.
Local medical professionals have been praised for their work as the island works to stem the spread of COVID-19.