Public Health Ontario announced over 400 new cases were added to its caseload on Monday morning, with more than 28,000 lab-confirmed cases since the pandemic began.
There were 404 new cases added by health officials in Monday’s update, for a total of 28,263; of those, over 78 percent are recoveries: 22,153 people have recovered to date, an increase of 343 since Sunday’s update. This comes as the province confirms another ten lives lost in connection to COVID-19 since yesterday. Thus far, the province has lost 2,276 people to the disease.
Provincial health officials were off on their target of tests run in a day, with only 14,379 tests run to get yesterday’s results. There was a backlog in tests to be run of