SAINT LUCIA RECORDS 103 NEW CASES OF COVID-19
Tuesday September 21st 2021, Saint Lucia confirmed 103 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Monday September 20, 2021 at the Ezra Long Laboratory from a total of 281 samples. This number of positive cases makes up 36.7% of all the samples processed on that date.
The Ministry of Health also reports 17 new COVID-19 deaths and 1 COVID-19 related death. All of these deaths occurred during the period September 14, 2021 to September 19, 2021 and none of these individuals were fully vaccinated.
Confirmation was also received of the recovery of 84 individuals diagnosed with COVID-19.
To date, a total of 35, 582 individuals have received the first dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and 29, 065 have received the second dose. A total of 8, 000 individuals have received the first dose and 300 individuals have received the second dose of the Pfizer vaccine.