The Quebec Health on Saturday reported that 591 new cases of the novel coronavirus were identified in the last 24 hours.
The Ministry of Health and Social Affairs of Quebec said 2 additional deaths were also reported in the last 24 hours,.
The ministry also reported a slight decrease in hospitalizations, saying 244 people are hospitalized and receiving treatment for COVDI-19, including177 non-ICU patients.
Meanwhile, the ministry said 67 people are receiving treatment in Intensive Care Unit.
Quebec on Friday reported 511 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional deaths over a 24 hour period.