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Toronto moves back into lockdown

 

  • Canada's largest city, Toronto is moving back into lockdown after a spike in COVID-19 cases across the country.
  • The country's chief public health official, Dr Theresa Tam, noted that the 2nd wave has hit harder, and has the potential to get much worse, as Canadians head inside during colder temperatures. 
  • The positive test rate is four times the national average, retail stores are forbidden from selling non-essential items.