Well being Canada experiences a complete of 81,700 Canadians have examined constructive for COVID-19 for the reason that begin of the disaster.

Canada’s Deputy Chief Public Well being Officer says the Better Toronto Space and Montreal have emerged as hotspots and account for practically half of all Canadian instances. Following Ontario’s spike in each day instances this morning, Dr. Howard Njoo was requested if that is the beginning of the second wave of COVID-19 in that province.

He mentioned a second wave can solely be recognized looking back after hopefully the primary wave has ended. Dr. Njoo says these sudden modifications in numbers is perhaps taking place due to one native space or it’d simply be “traditional fluctuations” so it’s too early to say whether or not it’s a worthy sufficient swing to declare a second wave.

He says one more reason behind this enhance in instances is Canadians going out to benefit from the summer time however tending to overlook that they’ve to take care of all these public well being measures.