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The province also reported 13 more deaths, bringing Quebec’s death toll to 5,590. Nine of those deaths were recorded in the last 24 hours. The other four occurred before June 29 but were only registered Tuesday.
The number of hospitalizations dropped by 30, for a total of 347. Of those, 26 were in intensive care, an increase of one.
Montreal will require masks in indoor spaces, Plante says
The city of Montreal intends to pass a bylaw making face coverings mandatory in enclosed public places by July 27, Mayor Valérie Plante announced on Monday.
In a social media post, Plante said the city came to the decision after witnessing outbreaks in surrounding suburbs in recent days, which could “undermine the efforts” the city has made since the beginning of the pandemic.