At a press conference, Health Minister Olivier Veran said that they hope to overcome this epidemic soon.
Veran said that this week, 20 million masks will be distributed to hospitals and elderly nursing homes, and the number of people detected with viruses rose by 3 838 to 19 856.
Veran said that the number of patients receiving intensive care among those who carry the virus has increased to 2,82.
Veran, who announced that 186 people died in the last 24 hours because of the epidemic, and that the number of people who lost their lives increased to 860, emphasized that approximately 5,000 viruses are tested every day in the country, so that this issue is “above average” in Europe.
Veran said the alarm level was raised to 2 in hospitals. The highest number of deaths and cases recorded in one day has been achieved in the country today.
Meanwhile, the number of physicians who lost their lives in Covid-19 increased to 5.
On the other hand, the number of people who died in Italy due to a new type of coronavirus epidemic has increased by 601 in the last 24 hours to 6 thousand 77. The number of coronavirus cases in the country has reached 50 thousand 418.
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