Friday, October 2, 2020 ((rezonodwes.com)) – The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19, in Quebec, indicate 1,052 new cases, for a total number of infected people of 76,273
No deaths have occurred in the last 24 hours, but 6 deaths occurring between September 25 and 30 and 1 death occurring before September 25 are added, for a total of 5,857 deaths.
The number of hospitalizations increased by 27 compared to the previous day, with a total of 302. Of these, the number of people in intensive care increased by 3, and now stands at 49 .
The samples taken on September 30 amount to 30,948, for a total of 2,399,143.
“With 1052 new cases, the situation is really critical. Everyone really has to make a maximum effort if we want to break this wave, “Premier of Quebec François Legault said on Friday.
In recent days, the authorities have taken restrictive measures to try to 'stem the second wave.
Police officers over the past weekend visited 2,200 bars and restaurants and although the majority of customers and operators were following the rules, they still issued 1,500 warnings and dozens of fines.
“We will not hesitate to crack down on those who do not wear masks or do not play by the rules. In the orange areas, you have to be even more strict, “Legault warned.