Nunavut Announces First Presumptive Case of COVID-19 – July 2, 2020

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Nunavut Announces First Presumptive Case of COVID-19 – July 2, 2020

In Iqaluit, George Hickes, Nunavut’s minister of health, and Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s chief medical officer of health, announce the territory’s first presumptive case of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease). The individual is a worker at the Mary River Mine. There has been no contact between workers at the mine and any of the surrounding communities. (no interpretation)