Ontario reported 2,336 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, marking the sixth day in a row with more than 2,000 new infections.
The seven-day moving average is now 2,207 cases per day.
Of the new cases, 727 are in Toronto, 434 are in Peel, and 229 are in York Region.
Another 14 people died of the virus, bringing Ontario’s death toll to 7,351.
As well, another 65 cases involving variants of concern were identified Tuesday.
So far, approximately 2.1 million vaccine doses have been administered in Ontario, according to Health Minister Christine Elliott.
As of 8:00 p.m. yesterday, 2,102,380 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered.
Today’s numbers will be available at 10:30 a.m. at https://t.co/ypmgZbVRvn.
— Christine Elliott (@celliottability) March 30, 2021
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Infections have been on the rise recently in what Toronto’s top doctor Eileen de Villa has called a “worsening resurgence.”
Ottawa also recommended Monday that provinces pause the use of the AstraZeneca vaccine while reports of serious blood clots following immunization are investigated.
Ontario has seen 347,570 COVID-19 cases to date.