Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, Chief Medical Officer of Health in Newfoundland and Labrador has confirmed 13 new cases of COVID-19 in the province.
Dr. Fitzgerald has confirmed that one person in the province has died due to the COVID-19 virus. The man was 78 years old, and was linked to the Caul’s cluster of cases.
All 13 cases announced are in the Eastern Health Region.
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Until further notice, funerals, wakes and burials are now prohibited. Weddings are now limited to five people.