The cumulative number of confirmed cases in France exceeds 5 million and the number of critically ill patients continues to increase
The cumulative number of confirmed cases in France exceeded 5 million.
China News Service, Paris, April 10 (Reporter Li Yang) The new crown epidemic situation in France is still severe. On the 10th local time, the cumulative number of confirmed cases of new crown in France exceeded 5 million. The number of severely ill patients with the new crown in France continued to rise that day.
According to the official epidemic data released that night, there were 43,284 newly confirmed cases in France on the 10th, and the cumulative number of confirmed cases exceeded 5 million, reaching 5,023,785. France has thus become the fourth country in the world with a cumulative total of more than 5 million confirmed cases after the United States, India and Brazil.
p >French officials transformed France’s national stadium-the Stade de France into a huge vaccination center. Due to the severe epidemic in the Seine-Saint-Denis department in the northern suburb of Paris, where the French Stadium is located, at least half of the vaccine dose will be distributed to local residents.
The data also shows that the cumulative number of deaths from new coronary pneumonia in France is now 98,605, with 210 new deaths. The number of critically ill patients with the new crown in France continues to rise, now at 5769, and the intensive care unit is facing greater pressure. There are now 30,238 hospitalized patients with the new crown in France. The number of hospitalized patients with new crown in the Paris region reached 7,950, of which 1,736 were severely ill.
The Paris police announced on the 10th that they had recently imposed penalties on a restaurant that violated regulations, fined 100 diners, and arrested party organizers and restaurant managers. A restaurant on the outskirts of Paris also violated epidemic prevention regulations. 62 people were fined and the restaurant manager was also arrested.
In response to the severe epidemic, restaurants and cafes in France have been closed since the end of October last year, and dine-in is strictly prohibited. However, in the past week, reports about restaurants operating secretly in violation of epidemic prevention regulations have continued to ferment in France.
The French TV station M6 disclosed earlier that a restaurant in the wealthy area of Paris recently opened secretly, providing customers with caviar and champagne, each costing 220 euros, and neither the restaurant’s staff nor the diners wear mask. Agence France-Presse reported that in the incident disclosed by M6 TV, the organizer and the chef have been arrested. The prosecutor stated that there is currently no evidence that any government members are involved in the relevant activities of the restaurants involved.
French Prime Minister Castel went to Lyon on the 10th to inspect the local hospital and the new crown vaccination center. In France, 10.74 million people have received at least one dose of the new crown vaccine, and 3.68 million people have received two doses of vaccine. (End)