The number of cases resolved on Thursday is 779, a slight drop of 0.5%. compared to the day before.
Toronto is still the main hot spot with 239 new cases, followed by Peel Region with 136 cases, 127 cases in York Region and 89 cases in Ottawa.
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There are a total of 62,196 confirmed cases in the province.
In the past two weeks, there have been more than 2,500 new cases of COVID-19 across the country, with Ontario and Quebec leading the way.
Ontario said on Wednesday it was hiring 600 new contact tracers and case managers to help track, trace and isolate new cases.
Ontario reports 783 cases of # COVID-19[FEMALE[FEMININE since nearly 40,000 tests have been carried out. Locally, there are 239 new cases in Toronto, 136 new cases in Peel, 127 in York Region and 89 in Ottawa. There are 779 other resolved cases.
– Christine Elliott (@celliottability) October 15, 2020