53 new cases, one additional COVID death

October 20, 2020

On Monday, Jamaica recorded an additional COVID-19 death, pushing the tally to 174.

The deceased is an 85-year-old male of a St Ann address.

Meanwhile, there were 53 new cases with ages ranging from 1 to 90 years, pushing the total to 8,374 with 4,085 being active.

Of the new cases, 28 are males and 25 are females.

There were also 51 more recoveries, increasing the total to 4,002.

Some 168 persons are in hospital with 22 being moderately ill and nine critically ill.

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