Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister declares state of emergency over COVID-19 - March 20, 2020

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister declares state of emergency over COVID-19 – March 20, 2020



In Winnipeg, Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister declares a state of emergency as the province attempts to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Dr. Brent Roussin, Manitoba’s chief medical officer of health, and Lanette Siragusa, the provincial lead of health system integration and quality, provide an update on the province’s COVID-19 response following the premier’s announcement.