France: Covid-19 Test to be Free in France Declared by Health Minister Olivier Veran
July 27 , 2020
The Health Minister of France, Olivier Veran announced: "signing a decree", which will necessarily make Covid-19 tests free for everyone in the country. As per the reports, Veran also mentioned that anyone who takes a Covid-19 test is now entitled to a refund. On the matter of possible second wave in France, Veran said that it is not possible to talk about a second wave in the country yet. Still, the number of positive cases exponentially rose after it had declined for thirteen weeks. According to the John Hopkins Coronavirus resource center, France has recorded 217,801 positive virus cases since the beginning of the pandemic and has a death toll of 30,195.