Today, Saturday, the Canadian health authorities announced that they had registered the first two cases of the new strain of Coronavirus, which causes the “Covid-19” infection in Ontario.
In a statement issued on Saturday evening, the state’s Ministry of Health said that the two injuries were recorded with a couple from southern Ontario, noting that there is currently no information about their travel abroad or their contact with injured people.
This development comes when Ontario, on Saturday, entered a general lockdown system due to the high daily infection with the Coronavirus.
On December 14, the British Minister of Health, Matt Hancock, announced that his country’s scientists had discovered a new strain of Coronavirus, while the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, on the 19 of this month, said that it might be 70% more contagious, according to preliminary data. Still, he pointed out That the absence of any data indicates that this strain is more lethal.
This development led to many countries’ announcement in wogloballyng Canada to suspend flights with the United Kingdom.
Source: “Reuters” + agencies