WINNIPEG — Manitoba reported 27 new cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) on Monday, bringing the provincial total to 58,283.
Health officials say there are 345 active cases, 56,750 people have recovered, and 18 people are in the hospital with active COVID-19 cases, including five in the intensive care unit. The death toll in the province is 1,188.
153 new cases of the virus have been identified since Thursday: 44 cases on Friday, Aug. 20; 46 cases on Saturday, Aug. 21; 36 cases on Sunday, Aug. 22; and 27 cases on Monday, Aug. 23.
1,120 laboratory tests were completed yesterday, bringing the total number of lab tests completed since early February 2020 to 909,797.
Further information on COVID-19 can be found at Manitoba.ca/covid19.