COVID-19 Pandemic update for October 7th 2020 – The government presents its daily update

QUÉBEC CITY, Oct. 7, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ – The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 900 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 81,914. Also, 1 new death has occurred in the last 24 hours, to which is added 4 deaths which have occurred between September 30 and October 5 and 2 deaths which have occurred at an unknown date, for a total of 5,906. The number of hospitalizations increased by 12 compared to the previous day, for a cumulative total of 409. Among these, the number of people in intensive care decreased by 5, for a total of 62. The samples conducted on October 5 amount to 24,399 for a total of 2,525,315.