8 new cases of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, new possible exposures | CBC News
There are eight new cases of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, the highest single-day jump since May.
Public Health said the new cases bring the province’s active total to 33 known cases.
All eight new cases are in the central zone. Two are connected to previously reported cases, while six are under investigation
The last time eight cases were announced in one day was on May 15.
“This is the single largest jump in COVID-19 cases we have seen in our province in recent months,” Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, said in a release.
New restrictions in much of Halifax Regional Municipality and parts of Hants County come into effect Monday, including limiting gatherings without physical distancing to five people, down from 10.
The restrictions can be found…