Paris, ap. French Prime Minister Jeanne Casteux has been found infected in a Kovid-19 test after returning from neighboring Belgium. According to Reuters, Belgian Prime Minister Alexandre de Crew has been quarantined after he was found positive.
A daughter of Castex also tested positive on Monday after she returned from a meeting with the Belgian prime minister in Brussels. The Prime Minister of France got two more tests done in which positive were found. The Belgian prime minister’s office has said that de Cruz will conduct an investigation on Tuesday and will remain in self-isolation until the results are out.
More than 35 thousand new cases of corona came in Russia
In France, 75% of the population has been vaccinated. The number of infected nationwide has increased rapidly in recent weeks. The number of hospitalizations and deaths due to the infection has also increased. Corona cases are still increasing in Russia. Within the last 24 hours, more than 35 thousand (35,681) new cases of corona have been registered in Russia.
123 died in Brazil due to Corona
At the same time, within the last 24 hours, 2,594 new corona cases have been reported in Brazil. During this, 123 people have died due to infection. As the vaccination program is increasing in Brazil, the graph of deaths due to corona is also falling. The death toll in the last 14-day average has gone up to 230 per day. This graph of deaths is the lowest since April last year. At the peak of the pandemic in April this year, nearly 3,000 people died in a single day.
Let us inform that to control the corona infection, Austria had to impose lockdown for the fourth time since Monday. With this, it became the first country in Europe to impose a lockdown after the introduction of the Kovid vaccination. The government has announced to make vaccination mandatory from February 1.