The first cruise ship to enter the Caribbean since March has more cases of COVID-19.
The ship’s captain told passengers that five people on board the Sea Dream 1 cruise had tested positive for the corona virus. CNN reported Thursday night.
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The ship, which resumed shipping in the Caribbean last spring, has converted multiple cruise lines into floating quarantine wards affected by COVID-19.
It has 53 passengers and 66 crew members.
Seedream has not confirmed the number of people tested positive for the virus; A passenger told CNN that the captain had revealed in a statement that 5 people had contracted the disease.
Seabream Eye has suspended its current Caribbean voyage and returned to Barbados after a guest search for Kovid-19, the company said in a statement.
The statement said all guests and non-essential staff were under construction at the shipyard and the ship was leaving Barbados.
Seedream is awaiting the approval of the Barbadian government to allow guests to land safely, ”the statement said.
None of the crew tested positive; All guests were tested twice before the trip began and are now being tested again, the statement said.
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