Province reporting 3,369 new COVID-19 cases, 29 deaths
Published May 1, 2021 at 11:09 am
The province is reporting 3,369 new COVID-19 cases today (May 1) and 29 new deaths linked to the virus.
There are 1,050 new cases in Toronto, 819 in Peel, 286 in York Region, 158 in Ottawa, 157 in Durham, 132 in Hamilton, and 127 in Halton.
Since yesterday, 3,964 more cases are considered resolved and over 46,800 more tests completed.
5,247,684 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Ontario.
Ontario is seeking to suspend the arrival of international students in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday.
Premier Doug Ford made the request on a first ministers’ call and was the only premier to do so, Trudeau told a news conference.
Today’s full case data is available on the province’s website.
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