PARIS

As the faithful this weekend celebrated Easter and Passover, France on Sunday reported 315 additional deaths from coronavirus in the hospital, along with 246 people in nursing homes, both numbers down from Saturday’s totals.

The total number of fatalities stands at 14,393, with 9,253 of those in the hospital and 5,140 in nursing homes, announced Jerome Salomon, France’s director general of health.

The number of confirmed cases of infection in France stands at 95,403 since the start of the outbreak, with 68,925 of those people currently hospitalized. There are 27,186 people who have returned home after recovering fully.

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