Jamaica has confirmed four new COVID-19 cases, bringing its total confirmed cases to 30.
Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton disclosed at a press conference on Friday that an 87 year old woman from Manchester, with a travel history that includes New York, is among the four new confirmed cases.
The others are a 51 year old male from St. Catherine with a travel history that includes New York; a 52 year old male, with no travel history, but is a close contact of a visitor from Canada, who reported ill upon her return to Canada; and a 56 year old man from Manchester with no travel history but who was in contact with tourists from several countries. The latter's case is still being investigated.
The Health Minister said 250 tests have so far been conducted for the coronavirus and two are pending.