Saskatchewan reported 205 new circumstances of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the provincial complete of circumstances to 31,842.
There are not any new confirmed circumstances involving the extra transmissible coronavirus variants of concern (VOC) in Saskatchewan.
Nonetheless, there are actually 748 presumptive constructive VOC circumstances, a rise of 123 from the 625 presumptive VOC circumstances reported on Sunday.
The presumptive positives are positioned principally in Regina with 640 presumptive VOC circumstances, adopted by 42 in south central, 39 within the south east, 18 in Saskatoon, eight in central east, and one within the far northeast.
COVID-19 in Saskatchewan for March 22, 2021. (CBC)
As of March 22, there are 156 confirmed VOC in Saskatchewan: 149 circumstances of the B1117 variant, and 7 circumstances of the B1351 variant. The Regina zone accounts for 141 circumstances — or 90 per cent — of the confirmed VOC circumstances reported in Saskatchewan.
There are 1,476 energetic COVID-19 circumstances in Saskatchewan.
The seven-day common of each day new circumstances in Saskatchewan is 158, or 13 new circumstances per 100,000 individuals.
Majority of recent circumstances in Regina
Monday’s new circumstances are within the following provincial zones:
Far north west: 4. Far north east: 11. North west: six. North central: 13. North east: 9. Saskatoon: 28. Central west: one. Central east: seven. Regina: 102. South west: one. South central: 12. South east: seven.
The residence location of 4 new circumstances stays pending.
There are presently 143 individuals within the hospital as a result of COVID-19, 28 of whom are within the ICU.
Whole recoveries rose to 29,948, after 176 extra individuals recovered from the virus.
Up to now, 633,275 COVID-19 exams have been processed in Saskatchewan, a rise of two,814 from Sunday.
Regina drive-thru clinic hits a brand new report
The province says 4,344 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered Sunday.
Up to now, a complete of 144,171 doses have been administered in Saskatchewan.
A nurse attracts a COVID-19 vaccine dose from a vial at Regina’s drive-thru immunization clinic positioned at REAL. (Saskatchewan Well being Authority )
Nearly all of doses administered — 3,116 — have been in Regina, adopted by 489 doses administered in Saskatoon, 348 doses in Central East, 277 within the Far North West and 114 in South East.
Of the doses administered in Regina, 2,362 got at Regina’s drive-thru clinic. The federal government stated that is the very best one-day complete for vaccine supply on the drive-thru.
There are 31,270 individuals in Saskatchewan who’ve been totally vaccinated towards COVID-19.
Saskatchewan recovers Pfizer doses
4 Pfizer thermal shippers that have been reported broken over the weekend are usually not broken, stated the Saskatchewan authorities.
Public Well being Company of Canada made the dedication, stated the province.
Consequently, the 5,850 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine that have been believed to be delayed might be delivered to Saskatchewan this week as scheduled, the provincial authorities stated.