B.C. announces 12 new virus cases since Saturday; Vancouver Island holds at 1

On Monday, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry announced 12 new cases of COVID-19 since Saturday, for a total of 2,530 people who have tested positive to date in B.C. Of those, 267 cases are still active, including 37 people who are in hospital, seven of them in critical care.

Vancouver Island continues to have only a single active known case — of the 127 cases to date, 121 have recovered, five have died and one person is in hospital.

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Henry announced four additional deaths on Monday, for a total of 161 in the province.

The latest numbers of confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases in Canada as of Monday afternoon:

There are 85,698 confirmed and presumptive cases in Canada.

• Quebec: 47,984 confirmed (including 4,069 deaths, 14,654 resolved)

• Ontario: 25,904 confirmed (including 2,102 deaths, 19,698 resolved)

• Alberta: 6,879 confirmed (including 138 deaths, 5,979 resolved)

• British Columbia: 2,530 confirmed (including 161 deaths, 2,102 resolved)

• Nova Scotia: 1,051 confirmed (including 58 deaths, 974 resolved)

• Saskatchewan: 634 confirmed (including 7 deaths, 546 resolved)

• Manitoba: 281 confirmed (including 7 deaths, 268 resolved), 11 presumptive

• Newfoundland and Labrador: 260 confirmed (including 3 deaths, 254 resolved)

• New Brunswick: 121 confirmed (including 120 resolved)

• Prince Edward Island: 27 confirmed (including 27 resolved)

• Repatriated Canadians: 13 confirmed (including 13 resolved)

• Yukon: 11 confirmed (including 11 resolved)

• Northwest Territories: 5 confirmed (including 5 resolved)

• Nunavut: No confirmed cases

• Total: 85,698 (11 presumptive, 85,687 confirmed including 6,541 deaths, 44,606 resolved)

— CP, Times Colonist

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