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14 new cases bring Jamaica's COVID-19 total to 878

Jamaica recorded 14 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total confirmed cases to 878. 
 
The new cases are six females and eight males, with ages ranging from four to 61 years. They have addresses in Kingston and St. Andrew, Clarendon, St. James, St. Thomas, St. Catherine and Hanover. 
 
A release from the Ministry of Health and Wellness said nine of the cases are imported, with those persons arriving on flights from the US. The other five cases are under investigation. 
 
There are now 335 imported cases; 246 cases that are contacts of confirmed cases; 44 local transmission not epidemiologically linked; 236 related to Alorica call centre in St. Catherine; and 17 under investigation.
 
The ministry said 726 people have recovered from the virus.    


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