Quebec reports over 1,200 new COVID-19 cases, 38 additional deaths

Nov 27 2020, 4:13 pm

Quebec health officials have added 1,269 new COVID-19 cases to the provincial total, along with 38 additional deaths.

Of the newly added deaths, nine occurred over the past day, 24 between November 20 and 25, two occurred earlier in November, and three at an “unknown date,” according to Santé Quebec.

The number of hospitalizations has decreased by six since Thursday to 669, 90 of whom are in intensive care.

Total coronavirus cases in the province have now reached 138,163, along with 6,984 deaths.

Public health reports 2,027,784 negative cases, with over 100,000 being deemed “recoveries.”

The new data has been reported by hospitals and public health officials on Thursday, November 25, at 6 pm.

“For now, the spread of the COVID-19 is under control in Quebec,” says public health, “but the present weeks are critical.”

The distribution of deaths in Quebec, by age group, is as follows:

Public health continues to advise people to frequently wash their hands, use alcohol-based sanitizers, wear face masks in public, and respect the maximum 10-person limit for indoor gatherings.

Canada’s coronavirus death toll is now 11,819.

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