The number of Covid-19 cases per day in France and Europe exceeded 30 thousand for the first time. In France and Europe, a new record broken in the last 24 hours, and a new type of Coronavirus (Covid-19) cases detected in 30 thousand 621 people.
According to the statement made by the Public Health Institution, with the death of 88 more people in the country, the total number of casualties reached 33 thousand 125.
The number of infected people in France increased by 30 thousand 621 in the last 24 hours to 809 thousand 684. This cases is the highest daily number of cases recorded in the country and Europe since the beginning of the pandemic. The number of cases recorded in one day exceeded 30 thousand for the first time.
While 9 thousand 605 people were being treated in hospitals, 1750 of whom were in intensive care, the number of those who recovered increased by 669 to 104 thousand 82.
The rate of positive Covid-19 tests reached 12.6 percent.
At the press conference, Prime Minister Jean Castex stated that restaurants and workplaces will be closed, except for exceptions, in cities and hours where curfew will be imposed as of October 17.
Weddings, entertaining special events are banned across the country. As of October 17, there will be a curfew between 21.00-06.00. Financial support will be provided to restaurants and workplaces.