Havana, Cuba.- The National Director of Epidemiology of the Cuban Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Francisco Duran, reported that there were 15 new cases detected of COVID-19, for a total of 2,395 positive cases across the island.

During his daily press briefing held Tuesday morning, Dr. Duran said that over the past 24 hours — up until 12 midnight Monday night — fortunately, no patients died from the coronavirus. This is the tenth consecutive day that there have been no deaths from COVID-19. A total of 86 patients have died in Cuba over the past several months.

To date, 2,240 patients have recovered — with six patients released from hospitalization during the day on Monday.