The Ministry of Health tonight confirmed that Bermuda has experienced two coronavirus related deaths. This brings the total number of COVID-19 deaths in Bermuda to 16.

In a statement released at 8:37pm, Health Minister Kim Wilson stated: “I extend my sincere condolences to the families and friends of the individuals who have passed away.

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. The Ministry will not release personal details about the individuals and I ask the public to respect the privacy of the families as they mourn their loved ones.”

A news conference will be held tomorrow – Sunday, April 11 April at 7pm.