Ontario reports 112 new coronavirus cases with nearly 25K additional tests completed

Ontario reported 112 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 42,195.

The province has now reported 100 or more COVID-19 cases for nine of the last 10 days.

Sunday’s report is down from Saturday, however, which saw 148 new cases.

“Locally, 29 of Ontario’s 34 public health units are reporting five or fewer cases, with 17 reporting no new cases,” Health Minister Christine Elliott said on Twitter.

She said nearly 25,000 additional tests have been conducted.

The newly reported numbers are valid as of 2 p.m. Saturday for Toronto, Ottawa and London and 4 p.m. for the rest of the province.

More to come.

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