The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada on Jan. 12, 2021


OTTAWA — The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times eastern):

11:15 a.m.

Quebec is reporting 1,934 new cases of COVID-19 today and 47 more deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus, including 13 within the preceding 24 hours.

Health officials say the number of hospitalizations rose by 61, to 1,497, and 221 people were in intensive care, a rise of 10.

The province says it administered 7,058 doses of vaccine yesterday, for a total of 99,510 doses.

Quebec has reported 232,624 cases of COVID-19 and 8,782 deaths linked to the virus since the beginning of the pandemic.

10:30 a.m.

There are 2,903 new cases of COVID-19 in Ontario today, including eight new cases of a variant from the United Kingdom.

The province is also reporting 41 more deaths linked to the virus.

Ontario says that nearly 11,500 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were administered since its last daily update.