Saskatchewan

COVID-19 in Sask: No new cases in province Monday, 11 new recoveries

For the first time since March 15, Saskatchewan is reporting no new cases of COVID-19 in the province on Monday.

First day with no new cases since March 15

The province said 11 more people had recovered from COVID-19 as of Monday. (NIAID Integrated Research Facility/Reuters)

The Saskatchewan government is reporting no new cases of COVID-19 in the province as of Monday.

Premier Scott Moe said it's the first day since March 15 that the province has not had a new positive case of the virus.

Five people are currently in hospital. Three people are in intensive care in Saskatoon, and two people are receiving inpatient care (one in Regina, one in Saskatoon).

The province said 11 more people have recovered from COVID-19 as of Monday, bringing the total active cases to 131. 110 of the active cases are in the far north region, 11 in the north, eight in Saskatoon, one in central Saskatchewan and one in Regina.

Six people have died of COVID-19 in Saskatchewan, but there hasn't been a new death recorded since April 29.

In total, Saskatchewan has had 592 confirmed cases.

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