Two more individuals have been identified as having COVID-19, bringing New Brunswick’s total number of cases up to 103. Both individuals are in the Moncton region; one is in their 20s, while the other is in their 40s.
Of the total cases in New Brunswick, 59 are related to travel, 33 have had close contact with confirmed cases, six cases are community transmission and five remain under investigation.
Newfoundland and Labrador mark second COVID-19 death
A second person with COVID-19 has died in the province, officials announced on Monday.
The majority of the 226 cases in the province (62 per cent) are people over the age of 50.
Almost all of the COVID-19 cases in the province are in the Eastern Regional Health Authority, linked to a funeral home in St. John’s.