France on Sunday reported 395 additional deaths related to the novel coronavirus for a toll of 19,718.

Total infections stood at 112,606 — a rise of 784 — Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and Minister of Health Olivier Veran said in a joint press conference on Sunday evening as infections and fatalities, as well as patient numbers under hospital treatment and intensive care fell for the 10th day in a row.

Some 231 deaths occurred in the hospital with 12,069 since the beginning of the outbreak, while 164 have been reported in nursing homes for a total of 7,649.


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