Premier John Horgan, alongside Minister of Health Adrian Dix and provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry, will make an announcement on Friday morning in regards to BC’s response to the novel coronavirus.
The announcement is scheduled to be made at 11 am out of the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver. The response plan comes on the heels of Henry revealing eight more cases in British Columbia on Thursday.
Officials did confirmed one of the new cases announced yesterday has no known link of travel to an outbreak hot spot or any connection to a known patient.
The provincial total of confirmed cases now sits at 23 as of Friday morning and the Canadian total has climbed to 49.
Check back for updates following the announcement