VICTORIA, B.C. – 73 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Monday, in the Northern Health Region, bringing the number of active cases to 270.

In the Northern Health Region, 29 are in hospital, with 12 of those in ICU.

The total number of confirmed cases in the Northern Health Region now stands at 845.

The Region’s death count remains at six.

According to Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry, 2,364 new cases were confirmed across B.C., bringing the total to 33,238.

Active cases across the province stand at 8,855 and 23,111 have since recovered.

Hospitalizations in B.C. are at 316, with 75 of those in ICU.

The province’s death count now sits at 441.

10,139 people are currently under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.