Eight new COVID-19 cases and 36 more recoveries in Saskatchewan

There are eight new cases of COVID-19 and 36 new recoveries in Saskatchewan as of Wednesday, August 5.

Three of the new cases are in the North East, two in the Saskatoon region, two in Regina and one in the Central West.

The reported total is now at 1,376 cases with 225 considered active. A total of 1,133 people have recovered.

15 people are in hospital. Seven people are receiving inpatient care; three in Saskatoon, two in the South West region, one in the Central East region and one in Regina. Eight people are in intensive care; five in Saskatoon, two in Regina and one in the North Central region.

On Tuesday, 786 COVID-19 tests were performed in Saskatchewan.

COVID-19 regional map for Wednesday, August 5. (Image courtesy of Government of Saskatchewan)

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