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Nova Scotia reports 2 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday

A senior wears a surgical mask to protect them from the COVID-19 virus in Kingston, Ontario on Monday May 10, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Lars Hagberg

Nova Scotia reported two new cases of COVID-19 and three recoveries on Wednesday.

The two cases are in the Central Zone. One is related to travel and one is a close contact of a previously reported case.

According to the province, Nova Scotia has 11 active cases of COVID-19 so far. Of those, one person is in a COVID-19 unit in hospital.

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Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 2,564 tests the day before.

As of Tuesday, 1,370,902 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered. Of those, 629,273 Nova Scotians have received their second dose.

Since April 1, there have been 4,153 positive COVID-19 cases and 27 deaths.

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There are 4,115 resolved cases.

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