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Prime Minister Announces Two More COVID Related Deaths

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has revealed that another Dominican has succumbed to the COVID-19 virus.

This would bring the number of confirmed deaths to THREE.

Mr. Skerrit made the announcement as a guest on DBS’s Talking Point programme on Friday.

This comes one day after a Pointe Michel man, Sylvester Jno Baptiste, the father of veteran journalist Carlisle Jno Baptiste, was confirmed to have passed from COVID-19.

 

 

Meantime Mr. Skerrit has reiterated his ongoing calls for citizens to get vaccinated to stem the spread of the virus.

He said Dominica will soon roll out a vaccination campaign for children 12-17 upon receipt of a supply of the Pfizer vaccine from the United States.

 

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit.

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