COVID-19: France is Fourth Country to Reach 10,000 Coronavirus Death Tolls

France has formally registered more than 10,000 deaths due to coronavirus infections, presenting it to the fourth country to cross that outset after Italy, Spain, and the United States.

 

by Sabiya

Updated: Apr 08, 2020 17:53 IST

Tags: World Corona
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The scale of improvement in the number of deaths also raised on Tuesday for the second consecutive day, official figures showed. Jerome Salomon, head of the public health authority, told a news conference the pandemic was still increasing in France hospitals had risen by 9% in a day gathered total 7,091 versus on Monday. Which is now in the fourth week of a national lockdown to try to control its spread. He said the number of severe coronavirus cases treated in exhaustive care units had increased only 0.8% in the previous 24 hours. The eighth continuous day that this rate has decelerated. He said the number of severe coronavirus cases treated in exhaustive care units had increased by only 0.8% in the previous 24 hours. The eighth continuous day that this rate has decelerated. 

The necessity to find new (ICU) rooms is less urgent. But the balance of new patients requiring care remains positive, which means the pandemic is still expanding. On Tuesday, Italy, the country with the most leading coronavirus death toll at 17,127, recorded a fourth consecutive daily decline in the number of people in complete care. France closely observes its neighbor, which organized a national lockdown on March 9, to assess the efficiency of its measures.

 

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