Herault and Haute-Garonne worst affected

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According to France 3 on Friday, there have been seven new deaths in 24 hours and 155 hospitalised patients, including 62 in intensive care in Occitanie.

The number of deaths has increased by 70% in Occitanie in 24 hours. France 3 confirmed that there are 472 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Occitanie, and 17 people have died since the start of the epidemic.

Distribution of proven cases:

171 cases in the Hérault
72 cases in Haute-Garonne
44 cases in the Aude
44 cases in the Gard
35 cases in the Pyrénées-Orientales
29 cases in Aveyron
14 cases in the Tarn
14 cases in the Gers
11 cases in Tarn-et-Garonne
11 cases in the Hautes-Pyrénées
8 cases in Lozère
4 cases in the Lot
3 cases in Ariège
12 cases of patients domiciled outside the Occitanie region

Source: France 3