Nova Scotia is reporting no new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, and one recovery.
The province now has four known active cases. One person remains in hospital in intensive care.
No new cases were discovered among 533 tests completed by the Nova Scotia Health Authority on Saturday.
The three latest cases were announced Saturday. Two of the cases are related to travel outside of Canada, and the third case is a close contact, according to a release from the Department of Health and Wellness. The individuals have been self-isolating.
A spokesperson with Nova Scotia Public Health confirmed that the new cases are related to a possible exposure of COVID-19 on a flight from Toronto to Halifax last week.
Anyone on the flight who was exposed to the virus may develop symptoms up to and including Oct. 15. All passengers should monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 until that date.
So far, the province has had 101,075 negative test results, 1,092 positive COVID-19 cases and 65 deaths.
The latest numbers from around the Atlantic bubble are:
Despite the increase in cases in New Brunswick, a spokesperson for the Nova Scotia government said Friday the province has no intention of changing its border protocols.
Anyone with one of the following symptoms of COVID-19 should visit the COVID-19 self-assessment website or call 811:
- Cough or worsening of a previous cough.
Anyone with two or more of the following symptoms is also asked to visit the 811 website:
- Sore throat.
- Shortness of breath.
- Runny nose.
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