The Ministry of Health and Social Services of Quebec on Saturday announced that 15,928 new cases of COVID-19 were identified in the last 24 hours.
The Quebec Health also reported 44 additional deaths due to COVID-19 during the period.
A total of 2,296 people are currently hospitalized in Quebec due to COVID. There was an increase of 163 in overall hospitalizations in the last 24 hours.
2,051 people are receiving treatment in non-ICU wards for COVID-19, an increase of 147 as compared to previous day.
In Intensive Care Unit, a total of 245 individuals are being treated for a COVID-19, an increase of 16 as compared to Friday.
The Quebec Health on Friday reported 16,176 new cases of COVID-19 and 27 additional deaths due to the virus over a 24 hour period.