Three regions should go orange

Three regions should go orange

The regions of Montreal, Chaudière-Appalaches and Capitale-Nationale should go to the orange alert level as of today, due to the increase in COVID-19 cases.

The official announcement should be made this afternoon in Montreal by the Minister of Health and Social Services, Christina Dubé. He will be accompanied by the National Director of Public Health, Dr Horacio Arruda and Deputy Strategic Advisor to the General Directorate of Public Health, Dr Éric Litvak.

On Saturday, Montreal reported 128 new cases of COVID-19, Chaudière-Appalaches 36 and Capitale-Nationale 60.

ALERT LEVELS IN THE REGIONS

Bas-Saint-Laurent: VERT vigilance level

Saguenay – Lac-Saint-Jean: VERT vigilance level

Capitale-Nationale: ORANGE level moderate alert

Mauricie-et-Center-du-Québec: VERT vigilance level

Estrie: YELLOW level pre-alert

Montreal: ORANGE level moderate alert

Outaouais: YELLOW level pre-alert

Abitibi-Témiscamingue: VERT vigilance level

Côte-Nord: VERT vigilance level

Nord-du-Québec: VERT vigilance level

Gaspésie – Îles-de-la-Madeleine: VERT vigilance level

Chaudière-Appalaches: ORANGE level moderate alert

Laval: YELLOW level pre-alert

Lanaudière: VERT vigilance level

Laurentians: VERT vigilance level

Montérégie: VERT vigilance level

Nunavik: GREEN level vigilance

Terres-Cries-de-la-Baie-James: VERT vigilance level

Four levels have been established by the Government of Quebec to qualify the 18 regions of the province:

Tier 1 GREEN – Vigilance

Level 2 YELLOW – Early warning

Level 3 ORANGE – Moderate alert

Level 4 RED – Maximum alert

CALL TO ALL

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