POND ISLAND, Sint Maarten – On Wednesday, the Honorable Prime Minister of Sint Maarten and the Chairlady of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) confirmed that Sint Maarten has registered yet another case of COVID 19, taking the tally of persons infected to 3.
Infected, is a male national of the island, who recently arrived from New York. All the persons infected with the virus are of the male gender. According to the Prime Minister, upon the victim’s arrival to the island, he immediately went into isolation.
Speaking at the Council of Minister press briefing Wednesday morning, the Prime Minister also gave some insight into what Sint Maarten is doing to be able to conduct COVID 19 testing on the island. This, hopefully, will be realized next week.