Ontario, who is the champion of screening daily COVID-19 in Canada, reported Saturday 206 new infections, and will now count 33 301 sick people since the beginning of the health crisis.
This is the first time in six days that the province is the most populous, has more than 200 new cases, said the minister of ontario Health care, Christine Elliott, who has however stated that it should not draw hasty conclusions to the effect that the pandemic could start the effect.
“In fact, with 218 other cases that have been resolved, we continue to see a steady decline of active cases, with 12 less today and more than 1500 active cases lower in the province compared to the beginning of the last week. On Friday, Ontario has dealt with a new record number of tests in a single day: 27 387”, she writes, knew how to Twitter.
Quebec has announced that 124 additional cases and 33 deaths, 15 of which occurred prior to the June 12, for a total balance of 54 674 infections and 5408 loss of life.
The Beautiful Province, just to increase his total number of tests on a daily basis, despite repeated calls by the prime minister François Legault inviting Quebecers to get tested. Thus, as of the date of June 18, 10 454 samples were taken, of which 9870, which were reported negative. To this day, 502 807 persons have been tested.
New Brunswick has reported a new case on Saturday, while declaring a false positive test referred to above, so that its balance sheet remained at 164 contamination, as before.
Don’t lower the guard
The administrative head of the public health agency of Canada Dr. Theresa Tam, has asked the population not to “lower its guard” and maintain sanitary measures to protect against the COVID-19, while the sun shines and several are preparing their holiday.
The situation is however less dramatic in countries that had anticipated the national public health who, on the 4th of June last, had mentioned that Canada could have up to 9400 people dead and more than 107 000 cases confirmed as of the date of June 15. Five days after this date, 100 959 Canadians have been contaminated by the disease, coronavirus, of which 8410 who have lost their lives.
In the afternoon, Saturday, 330 new infections and 64 deaths additional had darkened the balance canadian.
The situation in Canada
- Québec: 54 674 cases (5408 death)
- Ontario: 33 301 cases (2595 deaths)
- Alberta: 7625 case (152 deaths)
- British Columbia: 2790 cases (168 deaths)
- Nova Scotia: 1061 cases (62 deaths)
- Saskatchewan: 716 cases (13 deaths)
- Manitoba: 311 cases (7 deaths)
- Newfoundland and Labrador: 261 cases (3 deaths)
- New Brunswick: 164 cases (2 deaths)
- Île-du-Prince-Édouard: 27 cases
- Yukon: 11
- The North-West territories: 5 cases
- Nunavut: 0 cases
- Canadian returnees: 13 case
Total: 100 959 cases (8410 death)