The state of emergency imposed in France during the outbreak of coronavirus, has been extended until July 24. This at a press conference on may 2 was announced by the Minister of health, Olivier Veran, reports Le Parisien.
A full range of measures needed to tackle the epidemic, the government will present to Parliament on 5 may, he said.
According to the Minister, premature lifting of the restrictions will nullify the efforts that had “French people”.
Veran added that all without exception of the citizens arriving from abroad or from overseas territories of France, there will be mandatory quarantine.
The validity period of limitations expired on may 11. After that date, as promised by the President and Emmanuel macron, was to begin “a new stage” – with the gradual opening of schools, colleges and businesses.
According to data of the Ministry of health on may 2, in France from COVID-19 died on 24 760 people (the fifth largest in the world). 1 March in the hospital were delivered 491 92 a resident of the country, including 453 – for the last day. The number of hospitalizations and severe cases of occurrence of infection is reduced, ascertain in the Ministry.