In the past 24 hours, there have been 17,210 new coronavirus infections and 228 deaths in France. The data from the Ministry of Health arrive on the eve of the second stage of the alleviation of the anticovid measures, with the opening tomorrow of bars and restaurants, but only outdoors. The curfew is postponed to 21. Meanwhile the vaccination campaign continues. Over 21 million French, or 31.5% of the population, received at least one first dose of the vaccine, while 9.1 million (13.6%) also received the second.