The French Ministry of Health has reported 8,550 new cases of coronavirus discovered in the past 24 hours this Saturday. There must be an additional 12 deaths during this period.
The number is slightly lower than the 8,975 new cases reported on Friday, a record since the pandemic began. In total, according to the latest official balance, France has 317,706 confirmed cases and 30,698 deaths.
In terms of hospital patients, there were 1,661 in the last seven days, of which 285 corresponded to ICU patients.
The bulletin also includes 484 outbreaks that will be investigated over a week marked by class resumption.