The Quebec Health on Saturday reported that 679 new cases of the novel coronavirus were identified in the last 24 hours.
The Ministry of Health and Social Affairs of Quebec said 3 additional deaths were also reported in the last 24 hours, increasing the total of COVID-19 deaths to 11,440.
The ministry also reported a slight increase in hospitalizations, saying 309 people are hospitalized and receiving treatment for COVDI-19, including 231 non-ICU patients.
Meanwhile, the ministry said 78 people are receiving treatment in Intensive Care Unit.
Quebec on Friday reported 676 new cases of COVID-19 and 6 additional deaths over a 24 hour period.