COVID-19 pandemic in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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COVID-19 pandemic in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
DiseaseCOVID-19
Virus strainSARS-CoV-2
LocationSaint Vincent and the Grenadines
First outbreakWuhan, Hubei, China
Arrival date11 March 2020
(7 months and 4 days)
Confirmed cases17 (as of 3 May) [1][2]
Recovered9 (as of 3 May)
Deaths
0 (as of 3 May)

The COVID-19 pandemic in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is part of the ongoing global viral pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), which was confirmed to have reached Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in March 2020.

The first confirmed case was discovered on 11 March 2020.

On March 11, 2020, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines confirmed its first case.[3] The passenger had travelled from the United Kingdom. They travelled on British Airways to Barbados and onward to Saint Vincent via LIAT.

On April 1, 2020 St. Vincent and the Grenadines recorded its second confirmed case of COVID-19.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Ministry of Health (3 May 2020). "COVID-19 Report May 3, 2020". SVG Health Facebook. Retrieved 8 May 2020.
  2. Ministry of Health (22 April 2020). "100 percent recovery of COVID-19 cases in St Lucia". St. Lucia News Online. Retrieved 23 April 2020.
  3. Admin (12 March 2020). "BREAKING NEWS: St. Vincent confirms first case of coronavirus disease COVID-19". St. Lucia News Online. Retrieved 12 March 2020.
  4. "BREAKING: St Vincent Records Its Second Case Of COVID -19". news784.com. 1 April 2020.