Canada sees 364 new coronavirus infections, pushing total beyond 123,000 – National

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A total of 364 new coronavirus infections were detected in Canada on Tuesday, bringing the number of cases in the country to 123,097.Provincial and territorial health officials have also confirmed that 13 more people have died from the COVID-19 outbreak.

Since the virus was first detected in December 2019, it has killed 9,045 in Canada.

In Ontario, health officials reported 125 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday and said four more people had died after contracting the virus.

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Quebec – the province hardest hit by the pandemic – has reported 46 new coronavirus infections, and health officials said six more people have died from the virus.

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Two of those deaths occurred in the past 24 hours, health officials explained.

Since the start of the pandemic, a total of 989,421 tests have been carried out in Quebec and 54,083 people have recovered after falling ill.








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New Brunswick saw 17 new cases of the virus on Tuesday and health officials said two more deaths had occurred.

The province has performed 116,990 tests for COVID-19 and 502 people have recovered from the virus.

In Saskatchewan, a new coronavirus infection has been detected, bringing the province’s total number of cases to 1,582.

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However, health officials said no one else had died from the virus.

In Saskatchewan, 124,219 tests were administered and a total of 1,403 people have recovered from COVID-19.

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Health officials in British Columbia said 83 new COVID-19 infections have been confirmed, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 4,620. No new deaths have been reported.

Fifty-seven of the province’s total cases are considered “epidemiologically related,” meaning they have not been confirmed by laboratory tests.

A total of 3,704 people have recovered from COVID-19 in British Columbia

In Alberta, 89 new cases of the virus were reported on Tuesday and health officials said one more person had died, bringing the total number of deaths in the province to 225.

More than 11,000 people have recovered from the virus in Alberta. A total of 837,649 have been tested for COVID-19 in the province.

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Prince Edward Island health officials reported three new COVID-19 infections on Tuesday, bringing the province’s total number of cases to 44.

However, officials said no new deaths linked to the virus had occurred.

Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador have each reported no new cases of the virus, and provincial health officials have said no new deaths associated with COVID-19 have occurred. ‘was produced.

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In Nova Scotia, 69,976 tests were performed and 1,007 people have recovered from being infected with COVID-19.

New Brunswick health officials administered 57,246 tests for the virus and a total of 171 people have recovered.

In Newfoundland and Labrador, the total number of cases remained at 268. A total of 263 of these cases are considered resolved.

Newfoundland and Labrador health officials have performed a total of 28,884 tests for COVID-19.










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The Northwest Territories has not reported any new cases of the virus and health officials have said no additional deaths have been recorded.

The five confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the territory are considered recovered.

Since the start of the pandemic, the territory has carried out 3,667 tests for the virus.

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The latest data from the Yukon released on August 14 shows that the territory has recorded a total of 15 cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic.

Fourteen of these cases are considered recovered.

To date, the territory has performed a total of 2,156 tests.

Nunavut remains the only region in Canada that has yet to confirm a case of the novel coronavirus.

Global cases approach 22 million

Since the virus was first detected in Wuhan, China, it has infected nearly 22 million people.

According to a John Hopkins University tally, as of 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday, there were a total of 21,987,207 cases of the novel coronavirus worldwide.










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The virus has killed 776,914 so far.

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The United States remained the epicenter of the virus, with more than 5.4 million cases.

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