Ontario reported another 326 cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday, as well as 19 more deaths.The new patients bring the total number of lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the province to 27,859, including 2,266 deaths and 21,810 recoveries. On Saturday, the province had reported a record-breaking number of COVID-19 tests completed in a single day with 20,640 tests being done. Today, the testing number dropped to 17,014. For the first time in a few days the number of recoveries , at 510 exceeded the number of new cases.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford is urging residents who are asymptomatic and who think they may have been exposed to the disease to contact an assessment centre to get tested.