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Ontario confirms 133 new COVID-19 cases

Last Updated Sep 2, 2020 at 10:45 am EDT

Specimens to be tested for COVID-19 are seen at a lab, in Surrey, B.C., on Thursday, March 26, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Ontario confirmed 133 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, a spike from the 112 cases confirmed on Tuesday.

Despite the jump, Minister of Health of Christine Elliott noted in a tweet that there are 137 more resolved cases, marking an overall decrease in the number of active cases in the province.

No new deaths were reported, leaving the death toll at 2,812.

A total of 42,554 Ontarians have now contracted the virus with 90.5 per cent having recovered to date.

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