French coronavirus 24-hour death toll under 30 for fourth day


PARIS (Reuters) – France reported on Saturday 24 new coronavirus deaths over the previous 24 hours, taking the total to 29,398 and marking the fourth day with under 30 fatalities.

The government also reported the number of people in hospital fell by 215 to 10,909 and those in intensive care units fell by eight to 871, with both tallies continuing weeks-long downtrends.

Reporting by Matthias Blamont; Editing by Andrew Cawthorne