Coronavirus outbreak: Trudeau announces new measures for domestic air and inter-city train travel

Speaking from outside Rideau Cottage in Ottawa, Prime Minister Justin said that the federal government has now formalized its updated rules for across Canada.

Anyone showing symptoms of the novel coronavirus will now be banned from boarding flights and passenger trains, the prime minister announced at a press conference Saturday.

โ€œAs of Monday at noon, people showing any signs whatsoever of COVID-19 will be denied boarding at all flights and passenger trains.โ€

His announcement came during an update on Canadaโ€™s response to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

also thanked Canadians for their continued sacrifices saying that the like social distancing and self-isolation are working and urged all Canadians to “keep it up.”

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