Nova Scotia has reported seven new cases COVID-19 On Sunday, these were all related to travel outside of Atlantic Canada or close contact with a previously announced lawsuit.
It has a total of 34 active in the province.
“It is true that Nova Scotia will continue to see more cases as we continue to perform better than other provinces,” said Dr. Robert Strong, chief medical officer of Nova Scotia Health.
“This is why we can not be complacent about the virus. We need to continue to respect public health measures and be constantly tested when recommended.”
Three cases are in the Central Zone, two of which are due to travel. The other is the close connection of the previous case.
Three cases are in the western zone, all of which are closely related.
The rest of the case is in the Eastern Zone and is related to travel outside Atlantic Canada.
All cases are self-isolated, provincial notes.
The provincial laboratories completed 1,579 tests on Saturday.
As part of Nova Scotia’s efforts to provide asymptomatic testing, a pop-up rapid testing clinic will be held at the East Coast Community Center on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in the port of Muscovite.
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