The CISSS du Bas-Saint-Laurent reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 on its territory, in its report on Thursday, October 21. These new cases are located in the MRCs of Témiscouata (+3), Rimouski-Neigette (+3), La Mitis (+2) and La Matapédia (+6).
There are 4,209 cases of COVID-19 in Bas-Saint-Laurent since the start of the pandemic. In total, the region has 56 active cases. In addition, the number of deaths is still at 54, and 3 hospitalizations, including 2 in intensive care related to COVID-19, are currently underway in Rimouski. A total of 4,099 people have been restored since March 2020 in the region.
Finally, the number of screening tests carried out the day before is 639, according to the CISSS.
Case by MRC: