4 test positive out of 492

Four new cases of Covid-19 were identified out of 492 tests performed on Friday, April 23 by the Department of Public Health and Social Services mostly on the staff and patrons of A-Class Lounge and The Tsubaki Tower.

The A-Class and Trubaki clusters were identified by health authorities following contact tracing which indicated that the Covid-19 transmissions originated from a basketball game and Easter Sunday gatherings.

To date, there have been a total of 7,915 officially reported cases of Covid-19 with 136 deaths, 67 cases in active isolation, and 7,712 not in active isolation. The CAR score is 1.0.

The community is reminded to remain vigilant:

Health authorities advised staff and patrons who were at the A-Class Lounge on or after April 7 and staff and guests who were at The Tsubaki Tower between April 14 – 18 to monitor for symptoms and get tested.

Covid-19 symptoms include cough, shortness of breath, fever, chills, muscle pain, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell. Other less common symptoms have been reported, in