COVID-19 cases double overnight in Arviat, Nunavut

CBC News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 cases double overnight in Arviat, Nunavut” – below is their description.

Of the 60 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nunavut, 46 are in the hamlet of Arviat on the western shore of Hudson Bay. Mayor Joe Savikataaq Jr. says the virus can spread rapidly in the hamlet’s overcrowded conditions. 

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