6 new cases of COVID-19 announced in Manitoba, 1 more person in ICU

By | July 31, 2020

Six more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Manitoba, and one more is in intensive care, the province announced Friday.

The new cases announced Friday are a woman in her 20s, a woman in her 70s and a man in his 50s from the Interlake-Eastern Health region; two men in their 30s from the Prairie Mountain Health region; and a male between the ages of 10 and 19 from the Winnipeg health region, the province said in its daily news bulletin.

The update brings the total number of cases identified in the province to 415. Of those, 70 are active.

The province’s five-day test positivity rate — a rolling average of the percentage of COVID-19 tests that come back positive — remains at 0.4 per cent as of Friday, the bulletin said.

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