Hospitals keep filling up
In the last 24 hours, 476 patients entered intensive care against 408 the day before. The total number of people hospitalized in France with a positive Covid-19 diagnosis stands at 27,242, with 2,048 new admissions in the last 24 hours.
In total, 897 new deaths were reported on Friday, this figure including deaths in hospital but also in nursing homes and other medico-social establishments over several days. Since the start of the epidemic, 94,275 people have lost their lives to the disease in France. “The epidemic dynamic is strong”, underlined the Minister of Health Olivier Véran during a press conference Thursday.
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