163 more deaths reported in Quebec bringing the total to 2,022

The higher number today is due to a delay in logging certain deaths in April.

Quebec’s National Director of Public Health Horacio Arruda just announced that there have been 163 new deaths in Quebec due to COVID-19 / Coronavirus, bringing the total up to 2,022. He did confirm that the higher number today is due to a delay in logging certain deaths earlier in April. Therefore the number of deaths in Quebec has actually been closer to around 85 per day. For the latest breakdown of COVID-19 / Coronavirus cases across the province, please click here. ■

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