22 April 2021

Update on Covid-19 swabbing in the Falkland Islands

As of today, Thursday 22 April, the latest Covid-19 swabbing results are as follows:

  • Total number of PCR swab tests taken and processed to date: 7,202
  • Total number of swabs taken but not yet tested: 0
  • Total number of positive test results since 3 April 2020: 63
  • Number of current positive test results within the Islands: 1

As previously reported, this positive case relates to the southbound flight which arrived in the Falkland Islands on 31 March. The individual remains in isolation and continues to be tested in accordance with government guidelines