Ontario reported the highest number of new COVID-19 cases on Monday, with 116 new infections. The province also recorded three additional deaths.
According to provincial health officials, 129 people have also recovered from the virus.
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To date, 1,712,315 people in Ontario have been tested for the new coronavirus.
Meanwhile, in Quebec – the province hardest hit by the pandemic – 100 new infections were reported on Monday.
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According to provincial health officials, one more person has died.
To date, a total of 25,911 people have recovered from the virus in Quebec.
Saskatchewan reported 56 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. The province has experienced 15 coronavirus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic and has tested more than 75,100 people.
To date, 766 people have recovered from the virus in Saskatchewan.
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Alberta health officials reported 72 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, and said another person had died, bringing the total number of deaths to 161.
Over 540,100 people have been tested for the virus and 7,989 people have recovered from infections
British Columbia health officials have reported 62 new COVID-19 cases in the province in the past 72 hours and two deaths, both of which occurred in long-term care facilities.
There were 21 cases from Friday to Saturday, 20 cases from Saturday to Sunday and 21 from Sunday to Monday.
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To date, the province has completed 219,601 tests and 2,718 people have recovered from the virus.
Neither New Brunswick nor Nova Scotia reported new COVID-19 cases on Monday.
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In New Brunswick, 46,489 people have been tested for the virus and 163 people have recovered from infections.
Two people have died from the new coronavirus in New Brunswick since the start of the pandemic.
A total of 58,741 people have been tested for COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, and 1,000 people have recovered from the virus.
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Manitoba reported no new COVID-19 cases and no new virus-related deaths on Monday.
To date, the province has performed 71,559 tests for the virus and 317 people have recovered from infections.
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Health officials in Prince Edward Island said a new case of COVID-19 had been confirmed, but did not report any new deaths on Monday.
Since the start of the pandemic, 14,810 tests have been carried out and 27 people have recovered from the virus on the island.
Newfoundland reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Monday marking three full days with no new infection.
Province tested To date, 20,583 people have been infected with the virus and 258 have recovered from infections.
According to health authorities, a total of three people died from COVID-19.
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Neither the Northwest Territories nor Nunavut reported new cases of COVID-19 on Monday.
To date, the Northwest Territories has had no COVID-19 deaths and has tested 2,859 people for the virus.
A total of five people have recovered from infections in the area.
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Meanwhile, in Nunavut, 1,553 tests were completed.
No new cases of COVID-19 or death related to the virus were reported Monday in the Yukon.
An update on the territory’s website indicates that 1,343 people have been tested for the virus, and 11 people have recovered.
13 million cases worldwide
The pandemic reached another grim milestone on Monday, with more than 13 million confirmed cases reported worldwide.
According to a count by John Hopkins University, at 8 p.m. ET Monday, 13,060,239 cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed worldwide.
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COVID-19 cases continued to increase in several places around the world, including the United States, which remained the epicenter of the virus on Monday.
The United States now has more than 3.3 million confirmed cases of COVID-19.
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, speaking to reporters outside Rideau Cottage in Ottawa on Monday, said that the “complex” situation in the United States means that there is still no fixed schedule, for the moment, for the reopening of the border to non-essential movements.
Since the new coronavirus was first detected in Wuhan, China in December, it has claimed the lives of more than 570,776 people.
The virus has forced massive closures around the world and devastated the global economy.
In recent months, however, many countries – including Canada – have taken steps to gradually reopen.
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