Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2022. 7:40 p.m. CST.
By Aaron Humes: For today at least, the gap between new COVID-19 cases and recoveries has narrowed.
76 new cases were reported against 49 new recoveries for a clear increase of 27.
The number of active cases now stands at 1,057, with 286 samples under investigation. Belize will likely pass 59,000 total confirmed cases by the end of the week.
Five people are hospitalized and no new deaths have been reported.
Belize City added 30 new cases; Ladyville, seven; and the city of San Pedro, two.
San Ignacio/Santa Elena added six out of 12 new cases in Cayo District and Orange Walk Town three out of eight in that district, while no new cases were reported in Corozal District.
There were five new cases in the south, including two in Punta Gorda Town and Independence, Stann Creek District.
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