Provincial health officials announced 108 new cases of COVID-19 and no new deaths in Manitoba Monday.
Laboratory testing of previously reported cases has identified:
• 2 cases of the B.1.1.7 variant
Public health officials have reported a total of 711 variant of concern cases in Manitoba including 623 cases of B.1.1.7, 20 cases of B.1.351, 1 case of the P.1 variant and 67 uncatego
There are 1,685 active cases in Manitoba, with 132 people in hospital, 30 of them in intensive care.
The five-day test positivity rate is 5.7 in Manitoba and 5.7 in Winnipeg.
Of the new cases announced Monday, 63 are in the Winnipeg health region, 18 in Southern Health; 12 in Interlake–Eastern; 10 in Prairie Mountain; and 5 in Northern Health.