Another arriving passenger tested positive for COVID-19 according to a reliable report reaching our newsroom. The test was reportedly done by a private doctor in St Johns on Saturday after the passenger arrived aboard an International flight from the United States.
The individual is said to be among several passengers whose destination was Barbuda. The Barbuda council have put extremely strict protocol in place for individuals heading to the sister island. The Individual it is reported is amongst a group who have since been quarantined at the Governments Bio-Secure Facility at Hawksbill.
Once this test result is verified by the Ministry of Health Officials, it would bring the total to 77 Persons who Have tested positive for COVID-19 in Antigua and Barbuda.
We reached out to the private doctor and will update this story as more information becomes available.