The Province also confirmed 1,083 resolved cases this morning and 5 new cases of COVID-19 variants over the weekend.
ONTARIO - The Province of Ontario has confirmed 1,058 new cases of COVID-19 this morning, bringing the total number of cases in the Province to 294,144. The positivity rate today is 3.3%.
Ontario is also reporting 11 new deaths today related to COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths in the Province to 6,872. Another 1,083 cases have been labelled resolved, bringing the total number of resolved cases to 276,937. The Province also confirmed 5 new cases of the COVID-19 variant that originated in the UK over the weekend bringing the total to 390. We also have 9 confirmed cases of the variant that originated in South Africa and 1 that originated from Brazil.
The province completed 31,163 tests yesterday. We currently have 646 COVID-19 patients in the hospital with 280 people in the ICU and 189 in the ICU on a ventilator. Most of the new cases are once again coming from hot spot regions with 325 new cases in Toronto, 215 in Peel and 87 in York Region.
You can find a complete break down of the Provincial numbers online here.