There are now 700 deaths due to COVID-19 in Saskatchewan

The death toll in Saskatchewan has now reached 700 after the province reported 5 more deaths due to COVID-19 today.

The province is reporting that there are 470 new cases of COVID-19. The new cases are located in Far North West (18), the Far North Central (1) , Far North East (11) , North West (44) , North Central (48), North East (17), Saskatoon (85), Central West (12), Central East (32), Regina (83), South West (23), South Central (33) , South East (37)



Out of the 470 new cases of COVID-19, 385 were individuals who were not vaccinated. 84 of those cases were children aged 0-11 who are not eligible for the vaccination.

There were 365 people who recovered from COVID, while the active case is up to 4,770.

There are 313 people are in hospital with COVID-19 including 68 in ICU.

5,574 doses were issued yesterday including 2,430 individuals who are now fully vaccinated.

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