Tuesday 3 March 2020

2 new coronavirus COVID-19 cases in Ontario (Canada), bringing total to 20

Above: Province of Ontario in the country of Canada

Ontario now has 20 cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19. 2 new people were added to the total count on Tuesday. Health officials have not yet provided many details about the new cases. However, some new ones have been reported over the past few days. All of them are people that had recently traveled to Iran or Egypt, or family members of those who had visited the countries.

The Ontario (Canada) province’s first 4 cases were people with a travel history to China. 3 of those have since been completely cleared of the virus.

These new Ontario cases bring Canada’s total to 29.

There are 8 cases in British Columbia and one in Quebec.

Above: Province of British Columbia in the country of Canada

Above: Province of Quebec in the country of Canada

Read more details here:

March 3, 2020 Two new coronavirus cases in Ontario, bringing total to 20 - torontosun.com

March 3, 2020 COVID-19: Canadian scientists at forefront of global response to coronavirus - globalnews.ca

March 3, 2020 Canadians told to expect more measures to prevent coronavirus spread - thetelegram.com

March 2, 2020 Coronavirus in Canada: Here’s a timeline of cases across provinces - globalnews.ca

March 1, 2020 Coronavirus fears: Empty shelves as Canadians heed health minister's advice to stock up - nationalpost.com

March 1, 2020 Declaring coronavirus outbreak a pandemic would have ‘pros and cons,’ says expert - globalnews.ca

February 26, 2020 Coronavirus updates: Top Canadian epidemiologist fears world not prepared for global outbreak - nationalpost.com

February 29, 2020 B.C. health officials announce province's 8th case of coronavirus - cbc.ca

February 27, 2020 Quebec reports first presumptive case of coronavirus, woman from Montreal area - nationalpost.com

March 3, 2020 What should you consider before travelling, or staying put, amid the coronavirus outbreak? - theglobeandmail.com

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