April 2020

COVID-19 Update – Sample Tests Negative, None Pending


Today, April 4th at 12:12am, the Ministry of Health received notification from the Caribbean Public
Health Agency (CARPHA), that the sample sent on Wednesday April 1 , has tested negative for the
COVID-19 virus.

To date, Anguilla has confirmed three cases of the COVID-19 virus and there are currently no samples pending results.

The Government of Anguilla has been preparing for the arrival of COVID-19 since late January. We urge residents not to panic and instead be guided by the helpful practices that you can do prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Members of the general public are once again urged to follow proper hygiene, respiratory etiquette, and comply with the social distancing measures in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

The Ministry will continue to provide timely and accurate information as the situation continues to evolve. Persons with any questions, including those with concerns that they may have been exposed to COVID-19, should call the Ministry’s hotlines at 476-7627, that is 476 SOAP or 584-4263, that is 584-HAND.

The Ministry of Health will continue to provide timely updates through our media partners, our official Facebook page or at www.beatcovid19.ai.