5 things to know on CTVNews.ca for Thursday March 26, 2020: Mandatory isolation, COVID-19 aid, virus response – CTV News

TORONTO — Canada’s COVID-19 case toll has soared past 3,400 with 35 people now dead and authorities going after anyone violating public health orders. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day. 1. Mandatory isolation: Staying home after a trip outside the country is no longer a request — it’s an order.…

5 things to know on CTVNews.ca for Thursday March 26, 2020: Mandatory isolation, COVID-19 aid, virus response – CTV News

TORONTO —
Canada’s COVID-19 case toll has soared past 3,400 with 35 people now dead and authorities going after anyone violating public health orders. Here’s what else you need to know to start your day.

1. Mandatory isolation: Staying home after a trip outside the country is no longer a request — it’s an order. All travellers returning home to Canada must go into mandatory self-isolation for 14 days according to new measures being enacted under the Quarantine Act.

2. Coronavirus aid: The federal government is merging two previously introduced employment insurance benefits to provide Canadians who are now unemployed or off wo
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