The threshold of 30 million French people who received at least one dose of vaccine against Covid-19 was crossed on Saturday, announced Prime Minister Jean Castex, who called for "winning the battle against the virus".
" Goal achieved !
Thank you to all those who are mobilizing for vaccination ”, published the head of government on Twitter, while the figure of 30 million first-time injected was initially expected for next Tuesday.
The French can take advantage this weekend, for the first time since the end of October, of the reopening of indoor restaurants, sports halls and swimming pools.
At the same time, the epidemic continues to decline, with 2,163 patients in critical care on Friday, to the lowest since October 19.
And the number of new daily contaminations has dropped back below 5,000 over the past week.
Vaccination: Access to anti-Covid vaccines must be guaranteed "worldwide"
Vaccination: The G7 will commit to distributing one billion doses to poor countries