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18th October 2020, 21:06

New Covid-19 restrictions to be announced on Tuesday after concerns over rising number of infections

The Chief Minister will announce a new set of Covid-19 restrictions on Tuesday due to concerns in the rising number of infections.

Fabian Picardo took to twitter to announce that Platinum Command will reconvene on Monday.

The weekend saw 27 new Active Covid-19 cases confirmed. Taking into account 14 recoveries, the current total of Active Cases stands at 112. Of these 110 are residents and 2 are visitors.

One person is in the Critical Care Unit at St Bernard’s Hospital while three are in the Covid ward.

Overall, 571 cases have been confirmed so far with 20 results still pending.

730 people have been asked to self-isolate by the Contact Tracing Bureau.