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No new cases of the coronavirus were recorded after 790 test results received by the Ministry of Health yesterday.

Bermuda has had 185 confirmed cases and four are active but none is in hospital.

Nine people with Covid-19 have died and 172 people have recovered from the virus.

Of Bermuda’s positive test results, 74 were cases brought in from overseas and 90 were transmitted locally with a known contact.

A further 21 cases were transmitted locally through an unknown contact.

The island’s country status is “sporadic cases”. The seven-day average of the real time reproduction number is less than 1.

John Rankin, the Governor, sat down for a Covid-19 nasal passage test by Kyjuan Brown, a general practitioner, at the Southside, St David's, testing facility (File photograph by Akil Simmons)

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Published October 16, 2020 at 9:46 am (Updated October 16, 2020 at 3:45 pm)

Covid-19: latest test results all negative

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