The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in Canada exceeded 10 thousand cases, 127 people died in total, the Ministry of Health of the country reported.
During the day, the number of cases of infection increased by 1,109 cases, and there were 22 more deaths. The total number of cases reached 10,114, with a total of 127 deaths recorded.
The largest number of cases of infection in the country was recorded in the provinces of Quebec and Ontario – 4,611 and 2,793, respectively.
On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of a new COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic. According to the latest WHO data, more than 820 thousand cases of infection have been recorded in the world, and more than 40 thousand people have died.