The toll rose Sunday to 127 dead and 5423 confirmed cases, 36 dead and more than 900 additional cases in 24 hours. Mandatory containment could be implemented.
President Emmanuel Macron must decide the heavy question of a possible compulsory confinement of the entire population. And this for a long time, as already decided by Italy or Spain.
According to a statement published Sunday evening by the national public health agency, Santé Publique France, the balance sheet of the epidemic climbed Sunday to 127 dead and 5,423 confirmed cases, that is to say 36 dead and more than 900 additional cases in 24 hours. More than 400 people are hospitalized in serious condition.