COVID-19 pandemic in Barbados
|COVID-19 pandemic in Barbados|
|Disease||Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)|
|First outbreak||Wuhan, China|
|Arrival date||17 March 2020|
(7 months and 3 weeks)
|Confirmed cases||85 (as of 14 May)|
The government declared a public health emergency (due to end on 30 June) and the country is currently under an overnight curfew from 8:00 pm to 5:00 am (due to end after 17 May): many businesses are closed and many of the businesses that are allowed to open are subject to a surname-based schedule.
References[change | change source]
- "COVID-19 Update: Eight Persons Leave Isolation Today". NationNews. 2020-05-10.
- "Coronavirus disease 2019". World Health Organization. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
- "COVID-19 Update: Three new cases today". Barbados Today. 12 April 2020.