PARIS | In France 32k cases of Covid-19 have been reported in the last 24 hours, after which the total number of cases has reached close to 2 million. However, according to the data released by health authorities on Saturday, the number of hospitalized patients has decreased. President Emmanuel Macron has also asked to download the TosentiCovid app.
According to the news agency Xinhua, 19,54,599 cases and 44,246 deaths have been reported in the country since the first case came out in mid-February.
The number of hospitalized patients has come down by 208 to 32,499 and the number of patients in the ICU has come down to 4,872 after a 32 reduction.
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La barre des 30 000 cas positifs a été franchie ce soir.
Nous avons tous, en nous, la possibilité, par nos comportements, de nous protéger, de protéger les autres et de freiner la circulation du virus. pic.twitter.com/DlTs3RucYP
— Jean Castex (@JeanCASTEX) October 15, 2020
Even after the lockdown and night curfew imposed across the country last month, cases are increasing here. In view of this, President Emmanuel Macron has also warned. He tweeted on Saturday saying, “The coming days can be decisive. So .. Strictly follow 5 things at home, in class, in office. Always wear masks, wash your hands regularly, at least Keep a distance of one meter, keep the places ventilated, download the TosentiCovid app. ”
At this time the whole world is waiting for the vaccine. According to the World Health Organization website, 212 Covid-19 candidate vaccines were being developed around the world as of 12 November.