‘Red alert’ COVID-19 restrictions in place in Kangirsuk and Ivujivik – Nunatsiaq News

Oct 18, 2021

Two Nunavik communities are under “red alert” COVID-19 travel restrictions and a curfew, following the discovery of several cases of COVID-19 in the region.

There are four active cases in Kangirsuk and 14 active cases in Ivujivik, the Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services announced Monday.

Services deemed “non-essential” have been suspended in in both communities. These services include daycares, churches, community centres and schools.

Grocery stores, community health centres, municipal services, construction and police services are deemed essential and will continue to operate.

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