France reports new daily record with over 52,000 COVID-19 cases

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Paris [France], October 26 (ANI/Xinhua): France registered 52,010 new cases of COVID-19 infection in a 24-hour span, a new daily record after a record 45,422 on Saturday, according to the Public Health Agency on Sunday.

France now has a cumulative number of 1,138,507 coronavirus cases since the start of the epidemic. A further 116 patients died from the disease in 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 34,761. (ANI/Xinhua)