Quebec is reporting 434 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and two additional deaths in the last 24 hours.
The Ministry of Health and Social Services of Quebec said the health authorities collected 28,997 samples and identified 438 positive cases.
The ministry further added that 260 people are hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 68 people are in Intensive Care Unit.
14 people were admitted to hospital in the last 24 hours while 28 others were discharged, the ministry said, adding that 8 person was admitted in Intensive Care Unit, while 12 others were discharged.
Quebec’s health ministry also added that 8 people died of the virus in the las 24 hours.
Meanwhile, 14,367 doses of COVID-19 vaccine were administered in the last 24 hours, for a cumulative total of 13,358,006 doses administered so far.