Alberta health officials announced 48 new cases of COVID-19 in the province, increasing the total case count to 7,673. No new fatalities were recorded in the past 24 hours, leaving the death toll at 152.
Of its total cases, there are 6,996 people who have recovered from the virus, an increase of 35 since Friday’s update. Of the 525 active cases that remain, there are 238 in the Calgary zone (up by five) and 226 in the Edmonton zone (an increase of 15).
Of its active cases, there remain 39 patients in hospital and five in intensive care.
Since the start of the pandemic, health officials in Alberta have performed 381,075 tests for COVID-19.