France reported 21,825 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday, down from 23,306 on Saturday.
The Health Ministry reported 130 new COVID-19 deaths, taking the total to 88,574. The number of people in intensive care rose by 54 to 3,743.
It said 3,772,579 people had now received a first vaccination dose, up about 200,000 from Saturday.
Main Photo: French Police and Gendarmerie forces evacuate the gatherings along the banks of the Canal Saint Martin, as numerous people gathered to enjoy sunbathing in Paris, France, 07 March 2021. The Police Prefecture has banned the consumption of alcohol in central neighborhoods as French capital is placed in a surveillance zone due to the spread of the Covid-19 coronarivus as number of cases continue to rise. EPA-EFE/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON