Coronavirus: Quebec Premier Legault introduces new restrictions for people in “red zones”

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Quebec Premier François Legault on Wednesday introduced new restrictions for people living in “red zones,” which are regions with the highest concentration of COVID-19 cases, amid a rising number of COVID-19 cases. As of midnight on Thursday, he said people in these areas will no longer be allowed to invite people into their homes and that outdoor gatherings will be banned. At protests, the premier added, masks will now be mandatory. Legault said violators could face a fine of $1,000. For more info, please go to Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: Like Global News on Facebook HERE: Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: Quebec #Coronavirus #COVID19 #Health #GlobalNews

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