Public Health Ministry confirms 14th COVID death

Georgetown, July, 3, 2020: The Ministry of Public Health confirms Guyana’s 14th death from COVID-19 as was widely reported last evening. He is Mohammed Abdool Khan, 34 years old, of Bartica who passed yesterday at approximately 14:00hrs at the GPHC. Mr. Khan was a patient of the ICU since June 23rd, having been transferred to the GPHC from the Bartica Regional Hospital on June 22nd.

Sincere condolences are extended to his family, relatives and friends.


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.