COVID-19 Update Tuesday, April 28

GX94 COVID-19 update for Tuesday, April 28


*A 5th person in Saskatchewan died Monday due to the virus. There were 12 new cases yesterday, totaling 365. All the new cases were in the North or Far North. 288 people have recovered, and 72 cases remain active.


*One new case in Manitoba Monday, totaling 272. 205 people have recovered, there are 61 active cases and 6 deaths.


*There are 48,500 cases in Canada, with 2,707 deaths. More than 18,000 have been resolved.


*Businesses can start accessing the Canada Emergency Wage subsidy, with applications being accepted online through the Canada Revenue Agency.


*6 more symptoms have been identified for the virus, including chills, muscle acches and loss of taste and smell.


*The number of new cases in Germany fell below 1,000 for the first time in 5 weeks.

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