Covid-19 Updates English

In Ontario 3,871 new infected and 41 more deaths

TORONTO – April 29, 2021: Canada stood yesterday at 1,208,182 positives for Covid-19, an increase of 5,445 more cases than in the previous 24 hours. The number of victims – nationwide – yesterday reached 24,166 total deaths, 64 more than on Wednesday. In Canada yesterday the number of recovered people from the coronavirus stood at 1,100,983. Ontario yesterday reached 459,477 overall positives, an increase of 3,871 new cases compared to Wednesday. The total number of victims in Ontario has meanwhile risen to 8,029, with 41 more deaths than the previous day. The number of recovered people in the province rose to 413,010 or 4,245 more than the previous 24 hours. There are 62,944 cases so far registered in Ontario of the English variant of Covid, 243 of the South African variant and 501 of the Brazilian variant.

Yesterday there were 2,248 people still in hospital, 825 of them in intensive care and 620 connected to ventilators for assisted breathing. There are 45 retirement and long-term homes that continue to record cases of Covid-19. Yesterday there were 15,137 elderly patients infected in total since the beginning of the emergency and 3,757 total deaths so far recorded among guests of the same facilities. Until yesterday, 6,958 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 146,933 positives yesterday, with an increase of 2,197 cases compared to Wednesday. Meanwhile, there were 3,074 total deaths in the city, with 31 new victims recorded compared to the previous 24 hours. 130,892 were found to be healed yesterday.

The York Region reached 45,661 total infections yesterday, with 402 more positives than on Wednesday and 600 victims since the start of the pandemic, with 4 more deaths since the latest bulletin. Yesterday, 42,436 people were recovered.

In the city of Vaughan, the total number of people who tested positive for Covid-19 was 18,972 yesterday, or 42% of the entire York Region, with 154 more new infections than in the previous 24 hours. 237 deaths, with one more new death, recorded yesterday, while 17,720 people were cured.

At Woodbridge yesterday there were 8,096 total cases of positivity since the Covid-19 pandemic started, 5,302 in Maple, 6,505 in Richmond Hill and 11,001 in Markham.

In the Peel Region yesterday there were 93,384 coronavirus positives, 870 more than the last survey and 700 total victims, with 3 more deaths than on the last bulletin. There were 87,108 healings recorded in total, while 2,570 people were hospitalized.

In Mississauga, the total number of people who tested positive for the coronavirus was 33,364 yesterday, 318 more than last Wednesday. Also in Mississauga were yesterday 403 victims so far, with one more death recorded in the last 24 hours, while there were 30,909 people recovered from Covid-19 and 1,217 people so far hospitalized due to the coronavirus.

In Brampton the total number of people positive for Covid-19 was yesterday 55,939 with 508 new cases of contagion more than on Wednesday. 280 confirmed deaths, with 2 more victims since the last bulletin, while 52,444 were found to be healed yesterday.

In Caledon, there were 3,742 registered infections yesterday, 39 more than on Wednesday, while 3,492 had recovered and 14 victims overall, with no more deaths.

In Hamilton the total number of positives yesterday was 16,966, with 154 new cases of contagion more than in the last testing cycle, while the number of victims so far ascertained was 359, with no more new deaths recorded in the last 24 hours.

In Ottawa, 23,982 people were infected yesterday, an increase of 118 positives compared to the last survey, while 503 people died, with no more new deaths recorded since the last bulletin. The healed in the capital yesterday were a total of 21,330.

In Quebec yesterday there were 1.042 new registered cases, for a total of 348,732 infected, along with 10 additional deaths per 10,913 total victims.

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