COVID-19 bulletin #168
Public health officials advise the current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 3.1 per cent. Twenty-five new cases of the virus have been identified today as of 9:30 a.m. This brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 1,043.
Of the 25 cases, there were:
• one in Interlake-Eastern Regional Health Authority;
• eight in the Prairie Mountain Health region;
• seven in Southern Health-Santé Sud; and
• nine in the Winnipeg health region.
It is important to note that the trend in current five-day test positive rate is affected by positive results related to targeted testing in known clusters.