Quebec Premier François Legault announced at his daily press conference on Saturday that the government has passed a province-wide health emergency for a minimum period of 10 days.
Legault, is asking seniors 70+ to stay home, banning visits to hospitals, seniors residences, and long-term care centres. He also restated that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau should reduce the number of travellers coming to Canada to help stop the pandemic.
There has been 4 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Quebec, bringing the total to 21 in the province.
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