Ontario reports 197 new COVID-19 cases in Ottawa Tuesday; 3,469 Ontario-wide

OTTAWA — Ontario health officials are reporting 197 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa.

This is the lowest figure in a week. Last Tuesday, Ottawa Public Health reported 194 new cases of COVID-19 in the city. Daily case counts are typically lower on Tuesdays because of lower testing volumes over the weekend.

Across Ontario, officials reported 3,469 new cases of COVID-19, 22 new deaths linked to the disease and 3,369 newly resolved cases.

An updated local snapshot from Ottawa Public Health is due at around noon.


As of April 19:

  • Dose 1 administered: 249,291
  • Dose 2 administered: 28,648 
  • Total doses received: 279,390

The city received 56,240 doses of COVID-19 vaccines last week. (n.b. this figure is included in the number of total doses received)


  • Eastern Ontario Health Unit: 9 new cases
  • Hastings Prince Edward Public Health: 4 new cases
  • Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington Public Health: 14 new cases  
  • Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit: 8 new cases
  • Renfrew County and District Health Unit: 1 new case
  • Outaouais (Gatineau and western Quebec): 111 new cases

This story will be updated. CTV News Ottawa will have the latest as it becomes available.

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