Ontario and Quebec are reporting 1,211 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and 10 additional deaths over a 24 hour period.
Ontario’s minister of health, Christine Elliott, said 587 new COVID-19 cases were identified in the last 24 hours.
Elliott further added that 423 of the new cases were identified in individuals who are not fully vaccinated or have an unknown vaccination status.
She also added that 279 people are hospitalized with COVID-19 and 149 people are being treated in Intensive Care Units.
According to Ontario Health, 5 additional deaths were also reported due to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Health and Social Services of Quebec, said 624 new cases of COVID-19 were identified over a 24-hour period in this province.
The ministry also added that 297 people are hospitalized due to COVID-19 and five died of the virus in the last 24 hours