B.C. announces 1,785 new COVID-19 cases

Province will provide a full update on Wednesday

The majority of the infections are in Fraser Health, Vancouver Coastal Health and Island Health. | Boy_Anupong / Getty Images

The provincial government has announced 1,785 new cases of COVID-19.

The partial release did not include data on active or recovered cases, deaths, hospitalizations or vaccination figures due to the holidays.

The government says it will provide a full update on Wednesday. A media briefing with provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix is scheduled for 3 p.m.

The new cases include:

791 new cases in Fraser Health
400 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health
269 new cases in Interior Health
42 new cases in Northern Health
283 new cases in Island Health

No additional data was released on Tuesday. The BCCDC’s COVID-19 dashboard also says it will not be updated until Wednesday.