The total death toll due to coronavirus has reached 24,895 in France, while hospitalizations and the number of patients in intensive care continued to fall, according to the official data released by the Ministry of Health. A total of 135 people have died in the past 24 hours, a slower pace compared with Sunday’s 166, Xinhua reported. At 25,827, the number of hospitalized patients fell for the 25th consecutive day. The number of patients in intensive care also fell to 3,819, down from 3,827 on Saturday, confirming a continued slowdown for the third running week on Sunday. A total of 131,287 people infected by COVID-19 have been identified in France since the start of the pandemic on March 1.