The Government of British Columbia reported 2,425 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and 15 additional deaths over a four-day period.
“Over a four-day period, B.C. is reporting 2,425 new cases of COVID-19, including five epi-linked cases, for a total of 170,750 cases in the province,” the B.C. Government said in a statement.
The statement further added that 695 new cases were identified between September 3-4, 634 cases were identified between September 4-5, 563 cases were identified between September 5-6, and 533 new cases were identified between September 6-7.
There are 5,465 active cases of COVID-19 in the province and 163,062 people who tested positive have recovered, the B.C. Government said, adding that of the active cases, 255 individuals are in hospital and 126 are in intensive care.
The B.C. Government also added that in the past 96 hours, 15 new deaths have been reported, for an overall total of 1,842.