Nine new cases of COVID-19, 95 cases in Saskatchewan

There are nine new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the provincial total to 95 as of March 26.

In central Saskatchewan, excluding Saskatoon, there are 13 cases, up from eight. One of those cases has recovered.

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Province-wide, three people have recovered from the virus.

Five people have been hospitalized. Three are in Regina with one in the Intensive Care Unit, while the other two in Saskatoon, with one in the ICU.

The province said:

  • Five cases are a result of local transmission, with one additional case reported today in the northern region.  The rest are travel-related.
  • Four confirmed cases concern individuals 19 years of age and under; all other cases are adults.
  • 45 cases are in the 20-44 age range; 32 are in the 45-64 range; and 14 cases have been confirmed in the 65-plus range.
  • 57 per cent of the cases are males and 43 per cent are females.
  • 6,915 COVID-19 tests have been performed by the Roy Romanow Provincial Laboratory
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