‘Social distancing’ ramps up as COVID-19 spreads and toll mounts

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Keeping distance from others as a way to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 ramped up across Canada on Thursday as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife went into precautionary self-isolation and major events were cancelled amid growing concerns about a pandemic that has tipped financial markets into a downward spiral. Examples of social distancing, which experts say is one of the most effective ways of curtailing the spread of the highly contagious coronavirus, were on full display.