French President Emmanuel Macron announced the beginning of the second wave of the spread of coronavirus in the country. TASS reports.
The French leader noted that the current situation is “alarming.” “We are in a period that is a second wave,” Macron said. According to him, this requires new measures.
The politician noted that a curfew will be introduced in the Paris region and red zones for coronavirus, which will operate from 21:00 to 06:00.
On October 3, the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in France reached a record high and increased by 16,972.
Since the beginning of the epidemic in France, the total number of infections has reached 820,017. In total, 33,056 patients with COVID-19 have died.