Sumary of B.C. reports 998 new COVID-19 cases and five deaths over two days as hospitalizations surge:
- 2:17 Several questions remain after new regional COVID-19 restrictions introduced Several questions remain after new regional COVID-19 restrictions introduced The press conference took place two days after the province unveiled new regional public health orders to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus..
- The order, issued Saturday for the Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health regions, banned any social gatherings with people who are not a part of one household, as well as banned indoor group physical activities and sports where physical-distancing cannot be maintained..
- new COVID-19 restrictions “Going for a walk is not considered a social gathering, but British Columbians need to be vigilant that a walk does not turn into a group of people meeting outside,”…