Covid-19: France with 167 more deaths and new contagions below 20,000

France announced today that it recorded 167 deaths in hospitals by covid-19 and 16,546 new cases in 24 hours, a decrease from the numbers the day before in both situations.

The new contagions were below 20,000 for the first time in several weeks, according to official data. The balance released on Saturday by the national public health agency indicated 21,231 contagions.

With the 167 deaths reported today (down from 199 on Saturday), the country now reaches a total of 81,814 deaths associated with covid-19. Infection cases since the beginning of the pandemic totaled 3,465 million.

On the contrary, the number of patients with covid-19 hospitalized patients rose to 26,401 (another 205) and those admitted to intensive care units also increased and are now 3,299, five more.

A pandemic covid-19 caused at least 2,394,541 deaths worldwide, resulting from more than 108.5 million cases of infection, according to a report made by the French agency AFP.

The disease is transmitted by a new coronavirus detected in late December 2019 in Wuhan, a city in central China.

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