Coronavirus France on January 21, 2021: A record with 26,500 new cases

Coronavirus France on January 21, 2021: A record with 26,500 new cases

Coronavirus France News on January 21, 2021, the country records over 26,500 new cases in France, a record since November 18.

French health authorities have identified 26,784 new cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, according to figures established this Wednesday, January 20 at 2 p.m. The bar of 26,500 daily infections had not been crossed since November 18, more than two months ago.

Public Health France identified this Wednesday evening, January 20, more than 26,500 new cases of Covid-19 in the country, a bar that had not been crossed since November 18, during the second confinement.

The new figures put forward this Wednesday evening by the French health authorities also confirm the trend of recent days, namely a very slow increase in hospitalizations (25,650 against 25,532 the day before) and resuscitations (2842 against 2829). There were 1,911 new admissions linked to the epidemic in hospitals across the country, and 292 patients transferred to intensive care.

More than 300 new deaths were also recorded in health establishments for the third consecutive day. There were 316 this Wednesday, against 373 Tuesday, and 404 Monday.