France has recorded 499 new clinic fatalities from coronavirus in the previous 24 hours, bringing the overall to 3,523, its director of well being has claimed.
This is the greatest day by day increase in this kind of deaths due to the fact the outbreak commenced.
Wellness company director Jérôme Salomon instructed a news convention that the number of conditions had risen to 52,128 from 44,550 in the identical time period.
He said a full of 5,565 sufferers had been positioned in intense case, a increase of 588 in 24 hours.
France is just one of 5 countries, together with the US, China, Italy and Spain, to have surpassed the threshold of 3,000 fatalities.
France is not but counting fatalities exterior hospitals, so the overall number of deaths could probably be larger.