The Ministry of Health reports that another 584 persons have tested positive for coronavirus within today (06 January), as the country’s tally of confirmed cases crossed the 59,000-mark on Thursday.

This figure includes 12 persons who had arrived from overseas while the rest are new community cases. 

The total number of Covid-19 cases registered in the country thus far stands 590,063 with this while the number of infected patients currently undergoing treatment is 13,423.