New Activities, New Reports and Highlights: An update on the latest developments in the Govt-19 epidemic worldwide.
The situation in France
Faced with the meteoric rise of the Covit-19 cases and a situation described as “dramatic” by the French prime minister on Thursday, Reunion and Martinique are preparing to reshuffle themselves this weekend, regretting that he is “reluctant to vaccinate”.
More than 1,000 patients with severe form of Covit-19 were treated at the hospital in critical care services, according to figures released by Public Health France on Thursday. Complex care services welcomed 1,015 patients, up from 992 on Wednesday, up from 868 a week ago, with 91 new additions in the last 24 hours. The index fell below the 1,000 mark after July 6 (1,032 patients) before slowly beginning to rise.
The number of hospital admissions also increased slightly, with 7,236 patients against Thursday’s 7,208 on Wednesday and 501 new additions from the previous day. The disease killed 29 patients in 24 hours at the hospital.
On the vaccine side, since the campaign began at the end of 2020, 41,674,094 people have received at least one injection (61.8% of the total population) and 34,758,961 now have a complete immunization schedule (i.e. 51.6% of the total population), the Directorate of Public Health said in a statement.
The delta variant is spreading in China
The latest, limited eruption of Covit-19 in China is now spreading to several provinces, including Beijing, officials said Thursday as the delta strain spread.
The infection has affected 171 people in Jiangsu province, which borders Shanghai, and has spread to at least four provinces.
Officials in Jiangsu said most of the victims had already been vaccinated, raising concerns about the effectiveness of Chinese vaccines against this variant.
Balance in the world
The epidemic has at least done 4,190,383 deaths worldwide From the end of December 2019, at 10:00 GMT on Thursday, according to a report established by AFP from official sources.
The United States The country with the highest mortality (611.801), Before Brazil (553,179), India (422,662), Mexico (239,616), Peru (196,138).
Taking into account the high mortality directly and indirectly associated with Covit-19, the WHO estimates that the number of infections may be two to three times higher than officially established.
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