Number of new COVID-19 cases below the seven-day average


Provincial health officials are reporting 149 new cases of COVID-19 in Ontario, which is a drop of nearly 40 cases compared to yesterday.

It's also lower than the seven-day average of 159 new infections.

Health Minister Christine Elliot says in a tweet, Toronto had the most new cases with 50, Peel reported 41 and Ottawa had 16.

21 out of the 34 public health units in the province reported no new cases at all.

17,600 tests were completed.