Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr. Morais Guy is calling on the Government to immediately re-institute mandatory mask wearing, as the COVID-19 numbers increase daily.

On Monday, the country’s positivity rate stood at 35-point 5 per cent.

Dr. Guy says its been little over a week since Prime Minister Andrew Holness declared he was contemplating the reintroduction of the protocol, yet nothing has been done or said.

Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr. Morais Guy.

The country is currently experiencing a fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The mandate for members of the public to wear a mask expired on April 15.

Story by Robian Willlams