The Quebec Health on Thursday reported that 478 new cases of the novel coronavirus were identified in the last 24 hours.
The Ministry of Health and Social Affairs of Quebec said 5 additional deaths were also reported in the last 24 hours,.
The ministry also reported a slight increase in hospitalizations, saying 254 people are hospitalized and receiving treatment for COVDI-19.
Meanwhile, the ministry said 67 people are receiving treatment in Intensive Care Unit.
14,376 doses administered were added, ie 13,174 in the last 24 hours and 1,202 before October 27, for a total of 13,209,715 doses administered in Quebec. Outside Quebec, a total of 215,977 doses were administered, for a cumulative total of 13,425,692 doses received by Quebecers.
Quebec on Wednesday reported 478 new cases of COVID-19 and 4 additional deaths over a 24 hour period.