Guyana confirms fourth COVID-19 death

Ministry of Public Health, Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Minister of Public Health Hon. Volda Lawrence, this evening confirmed a fourth death in Guyana from COVID-19.

The deceased is a male from Region 4.

Earlier this evening, Minister Lawrence had confirmed Guyana’s third COVID-19 death following the second fatality yesterday, March 31. The first COVID-19 death in Guyana was recorded on March 11th.


COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.