COVID-19 Updates – March 18, 2020
City of Toronto
- Social distancing continues to be heavily encouraged by the City of Toronto. Public gatherings, meetups, house visits and playdates are NOT encouraged at this time.
I would like to take this opportunity to wish members of the Canadian Kurdish community Newroz pîroz be, on the occasion of the Newroz.
I would like to take this opportunity to wish members of the Canadian Iranian community Happy Noruz Pirooz (Persian New Year).
Public Health Officials have asked that all Canadians limit their personal contact with one another to help limit the spread of COVID-19.
I would like to take this opportunity to wish Canadians of Irish heritage a Happy St. Patrick’s Day.
It is with a deep sense of reverence that I commemorate with you the 32nd Anniversary of the Halabja Genocide and the Al-Anfal Campaign.
Based on recommendations from Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Eileen de Villa, to help slow the rate of COVID-19 infection in Toronto and protect vulnerable populations including seniors, people with compromised immune systems, and individuals experiencing homelessness, the City of Toronto is cancelling all programs and closing a number of its facilities as of 12:01 a.m. tomorrow.
March 2020 E-Newsletter
I would like to share the latest updates regarding the current situation with COVID-19 from Toronto Public Health:
I would like to take this opportunity to extend my best wishes to members of the members of the Canadian Mauritian community on the occasion of Mauritius Independence Day.