Covid-19 Updates English

In Ontario 3,732 new infected and 23 more deaths

TORONTO – May 2, 2021: Canada stood yesterday at 1,232,210 positives for Covid-19, an increase of 5,175 more cases than in the previous 24 hours. The number of victims – nationwide – yesterday reached 24,296 total deaths, 35 more than on Saturday. In Canada yesterday the number of recovered people from the coronavirus stood at 1,124,573. Ontario yesterday reached 470,465 overall positives, an increase of 3,732 new cases compared to Saturday. The total number of victims in Ontario has meanwhile risen to 8,102, with 23 more deaths than the previous day. The number of recovered people in the province rose to 425,163 or 3,947 more than the previous 24 hours. There are 72,313 cases so far registered in Ontario of the English variant of Covid, 291 of the South African variant and 875 of the Brazilian variant.

Yesterday there were 1,961 people still in hospital, 895 of them in intensive care and 615 connected to ventilators for assisted breathing. There are 48 retirement and long-term homes that continue to record cases of Covid-19. Yesterday there were 15,157 elderly patients infected in total since the beginning of the emergency and 3,918 total deaths so far recorded among guests of the same facilities. Until yesterday, 6,967 health workers were infected in the same nursing homes and 11 died.

The city of Toronto has recorded, since the beginning of the pandemic, a total of 149,353 positives yesterday, with an increase of 1,198 cases compared to Saturday. Meanwhile, there were 3,096 total deaths in the city, with 12 new victims recorded compared to the previous 24 hours. 133,348 were found to be healed yesterday.

The York Region reached 46,517 total infections yesterday, with 300 more positives than on Saturday and 613 victims since the start of the pandemic, with 13 more deaths since the latest bulletin. Yesterday, 43,690 people were recovered.

In the city of Vaughan, the total number of people tested positive for Covid-19 was 19,329 yesterday, or 42% of the entire York Region, with 103 more new infections than in the previous 24 hours. 242 deaths, with 5 more new deaths recorded yesterday, while 18,224 people were cured.

At Woodbridge yesterday there were 8,209 total cases of positivity since the Covid-19 pandemic started, 5,374 in Maple, 6,620 in Richmond Hill and 11,173 in Markham.

In the Peel Region yesterday there were 95,784 coronavirus positives, 741 more than the last survey and 704 total victims, with 4 more deaths than on the last bulletin. There were 87,742 healings recorded in total, while 2,619 people were hospitalized.

In Mississauga, the total number of people who tested positive for the coronavirus was 34,278 yesterday, 281 more than last Saturday. Also in Mississauga were yesterday 404 victims so far, with one more death recorded in the last 24 hours, while there were 31,895 people recovered from Covid-19 and 1,236 people so far hospitalized due to the coronavirus.

In Brampton the total number of people positive for Covid-19 was yesterday 57,317 with 413 new cases of contagion more than on Saturday. 283 confirmed deaths, with 3 more victims since the last bulletin, while 53,987 were found to be healed yesterday.

In Caledon, there were 3,867 registered infections yesterday, 38 more than on Saturday, while 3,492 had recovered and 14 victims overall, with no more deaths.

In Hamilton the total number of positives yesterday was 17.529, with 251 new cases of contagion more than in the last testing cycle, while the number of victims so far ascertained was 360, with no more new deaths recorded in the last 24 hours.

In Ottawa, 24,518 people were infected yesterday, an increase of 174 positives compared to the last survey, while 509 people died, with 2 more new deaths recorded since the last bulletin. The healed in the capital yesterday were a total of 22,073.

In Quebec yesterday there were 1.006 new registered cases, for a total of 351,880 infected, along with 9 additional deaths per 10,942 total victims.

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