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8:25 a.m. Peel Public Healthhas confirmed that no additional cases of the B. 1.351 COVID-19 variant have been identified at a Mississauga condo, after mass testing.
The condo, at Prince of Wales Drive and Confederation Parkway, was the site of widespread testing after five variant cases were confirmed there.
As a result, approximately 500 residents were tested for the B. 1.351 variant (commonly referred to as the South African variant), which found no additional cases.
Notices were left with many other residents inside the building, asking them to get tested.
Public health would not provide any more information regarding the outbreak,…