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COVID-19: Ontario health minister comments on new restrictions, federal aid offer – April 19, 2021

COVID-19: Ontario health minister comments on new restrictions, federal aid offer – April 19, 2021

COVID-19: Ontario health minister comments on new restrictions, federal aid offer – April 19, 2021

April 19, 2021 10:01 am
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Responding to questions from reporters at Queen’s Park, Christine Elliott, the Ontario health minister, comments on the provincial government’s newly announced restrictions aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease). Following a public outcry, the government announced it would modify measures related to the closure of playgrounds and increased powers for police officers. The minister is also asked about the federal government’s announcement that it would provide assistance to address the worsening situation in the province.