Haiti: COVID-19 jumped to 7,634 cases
One person has died and 23 others have contracted the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Haiti over the past 24 hours as the country continues to outpace the region with positive cases and fatalities from the virus that was first detected in China last December.
The Ministry of Public Health said as a result of the new cases, the total has reached 7,634 cases since the first case was detected on March 19.
It said that the new death occurred in the department of Artibonite, bringing the national total to 183.
The Ministry of Public Health said that there are 2,469 active cases, while suspicious cases under investigation has reached 19,994 since March.