Three extra Manitobans have misplaced their lives resulting from COVID-19 because the province added 221 new instances Sunday.
The province says the deaths are all from Winnipeg, and are all linked to the B.1.1.7 variant of concern.
They’re a person in his 60s, and a person and girl of their 80s.
The province supplied the next breakdown of the newest instances:
- 143 from the Winnipeg well being area.
- 32 from the Southern Well being-Santé Sud well being area.
- 25 from the Prairie Mountain Well being area.
- 12 from the Northern well being area.
- 9 from the Interlake-Jap well being area.
The rolling five-day test-positivity charge is at 12 per cent provincially, and 13 per cent in Winnipeg; each modest will increase from the day earlier than.
There are presently 4,069 lively instances of the virus, whereas the demise toll stands at 1,075.
309 people are in Manitoba hospitals, together with 62 receiving intensive care.
Two sufferers who had been receiving vital care in different provinces returned Saturday, dropping the quantity receiving care elsewhere to 37.
The overwhelming majority are in Ontario, whereas two are in Alberta, and one is in Saskatchewan.
16 sufferers have been returned to Manitoba thus far.
1,993 lab checks had been accomplished Saturday, bringing the whole to 52,751.
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