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Jamaican national first to test positive for UK COVID-19 variant in Grenada

A Jamaican national who went to Grenada earlier this month has been confirmed as the island’s first case of the United Kingdom strain of COVID-19.

Acting Chief Medical Office, Dr Shawn Charles, said on Tuesday that the Jamaican man in his 20s, who arrived on March 8, tested positive after five days in the country.

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