VICTORIA, B.C. – 37 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed Tuesday, in the Northern Health Region, bringing the number of active cases to 367.

In the Northern Health Region, 48 are in hospital, with 18 of those in ICU.

The total number of confirmed cases in the Northern Health Region now stands at 1,368.

The Region’s death count is now up to 15.

986 people to have contracted the virus, in the Northern Health Region, have since recovered.

According to Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry, 522 new cases were confirmed across B.C., Tuesday, bringing the total to 43,463.

Active cases across the province stand at 9,860 and 31,866 have since recovered.

Hospitalizations in B.C. are at 361, with 93 of those in ICU.

The province’s death count now sits at 668.

10,768 people are currently under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

Earlier in the day, Premier John Horgan announced that the Province will be setting up enforcement of COVID-19 rules.