Quebec is reporting nearly 2,000 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) over a 24-hour period.
The Ministry of Health and Social Services of Quebec said Saturday the authorities identified 1,982 new cases of COVID-19 across the province in the last 24 hours.
The ministry also added that the four additional deaths were also reported due to COVID-19 on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the ministry, said 251 people are hospitalized due to COVID-19 in Quebec.
There has been a slight reduction in overall hospitalizations in the last 24 hours.
Currently, 188 people are being treated in non-ICU words for COVID-19 and 63 others are receiving treatment in Intensive Care Unit.
Quebec on Friday reported 2,013 new cases of COVID-19 and six additional deaths over a 24-hour period.