French coronavirus death toll jumps by 5 to total of 30

An employee packs repiratory protective face masks on an assembly line at the Valmy protective mask manufacturer plant in Mably, central France, on February 28, 2020, amid the spread of the novel coronavirus. (AFP)

The death toll in France from the coronavirus outbreak has risen to 30 from 25 a day earlier, the French public health authority said on Tuesday.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:57 - GMT 06:57