Coronavirus : Ontario reporting 1,487 new cases Monday, 10 deaths

Written by Ragini Joshi

Published on : November 16, 2020 11:52




Coronavirus : Ontario reporting 1,487 new cases Monday, 10 deaths

Ontario is reporting 1,487 new cases of COVID-19 over the last 24 hours. It represents an increase on the 1,248 new infections reported yesterday.

It is to be noted that the cases reported are up 30 per cent compared to this time last week with additional 10 deaths reported on Monday. 29 deaths were reported on Sunday.

About 60% of the new cases were reported majorly from Toronto (508) and Peel (392).

Province conducted 33,351 tests on Sunday.

The Ministry of Health says that the positivity rate was 4.1 per cent.

Long Term Care Homes : Ontario is currently reporting 716 residents currently have COVID-19 and four new deaths in Ontario’s long-term care homes. 107 of its 626 long-term care homes are experiencing an outbreak, province says .