A thirty nuns infected in Quebec city

Une trentaine de religieuses infectées à Québec

QUEBEC | Any 36 religious are infected with the COVID-19 at the private seniors ‘ residence The Gardens of Evangeline, to Quebec, where two employees have also been declared positive.

The occurrence of the first case was detected last Thursday in the section of Oasis, which is home to religious non-autonomous.

After conducting tests, the number of cases has increased, said the director of public health of the CIUSSS the National Capital region, François Desbiens, which ignores the source of the contamination.

The nuns from the congregation of Heart of Mary and of the Ursulines.

Tests have been carried out among all employees and among the 90 residents.

According to our sources, other employees would have been declared positive on Monday and two residents were transferred to the hotel Concorde converted in to a care centre.

Of the employees of the CLSC gave assistance to the staff and strict measures of containment have been implemented at the residence.

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