172 people died in the country in the last 24 hours due to Covid-19.
172 people died in the last 24 hours in the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in France.
According to the statement made by the Public Health Institution, the number of people detected with the virus increased by 18 thousand 436 to 3 million 53 thousand 617.
With the death of 172 more people in the country in the last 24 hours, the loss of life caused by the virus increased to 73 thousand 49.
While the treatment of 26 thousand 393 people, 2 thousand 965 of them in intensive care, continued in hospitals, the number of those who recovered reached 216 thousand 965 with an increase of 240.
According to the data shared by the Ministry of Health, the number of people who have been vaccinated with Covid-19 since December 27, 2020 has increased to 1 million 26 thousand 871.
Scientific Committee Chairman Jean-François Delfraissy said in a statement on the BFMTV channel that the cases associated with the faster spreading type of UK contact Covid-19 have increased.
Delfraissy said that a new quarantine decision may need to be made in the country.