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211 New COVID-19 Cases in Manitoba on Tuesday; 1 Death

April 20, 2021 12:31 PM | News

WINNIPEG — Manitoba reported 211 new cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) on Tuesday, bringing the provincial total to 36,470.

One additional death was also reported:

• A woman in her 90s from Prairie Mountain Health region, linked to the outbreak at Russell Health Centre

Health officials say there are 1,783 active cases, 33,727 people have recovered, and 66 people are in the hospital with active COVID-19 cases, including 18 in the intensive care unit. The death toll in the province is 960.

Tuesday’s cases include:

• 14 cases in the Interlake–Eastern health region
• 25 cases in the Northern health region
• 27 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region
• 7 cases in the Southern Health region
• 138 cases in the Winnipeg health region

2,194 laboratory tests were completed yesterday, bringing the total number of lab tests completed since early February 2020 to 627,113.

Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms is encouraged to use the online screening tool to determine whether they meet the necessary criteria to attend a community testing site.

Further information on COVID-19 can be found at Manitoba.ca/covid19.