Martinique is reconfiguring itself, the wearing of the mask outside becomes compulsory again in several cities or departments.
In Occitania, the Regional Health Agency even issued a warning message to the population.
These are not really encouraging signals about the epidemic situation.
The trend remains to deteriorate this Sunday evening in the country and here is that the Hospital Federation now pleads for compulsory vaccination, the only way according to its president to achieve collective immunity and to resolve the complexity of the application of the health pass.
Because while waiting for a still very hypothetical immunity, the situation is deteriorating in the hospital.
This Sunday evening, the latest figures from health authorities show 7,581 patients currently hospitalized for a coronavirus infection, against 7,409 on Saturday and 6,843 last week.
In the last 24 hours, 312 new admissions have been recorded.
In critical care services, which take care of people suffering from severe forms of the disease, the number of patients treated crosses the threshold of 1,100 patients this Sunday.
They are now 1,137 to be treated there, against 1099 on Saturday and 886 last week.
The human toll, too, continues to deteriorate.
18 new victims are to be deplored in the last 24 hours at the hospital.
Health authorities reported 43 new deaths on Saturday.