Reuters ERIC GAILLARD
The French Ministry of Health announced that 431 deaths and 2,004 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in the last 24 hours.
The Ministry stated in its daily report that the total number of deaths due to the virus in the country reached 8,044, while the total number of infections reached 3629891.
France decided to take additional measures in the northern city of Dunkirk to limit the further spread of the Corona virus there.
In a statement, the French Prime Minister’s Office stated that Minister of Health Olivier Ferrand will travel to Dunkirk, at a time when the government is looking for new measures to limit the spread of the Corona virus in the region.
He added, “It was agreed that in light of the sharp deterioration in health indicators in recent hours, additional measures must be taken to curb the epidemic.”
Source: “French Ministry of Health” + RT