Cannes Film Festival replaced by a temporary shelter for Homeless persons

Cannes Film Festival replaced by a temporary shelter for Homeless persons

The administration of the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, which honors the world's largest film festival, announced a few days ago on March 20 that the film was postponed due to the Coronavirus.

The Cannes Film Festival, which lasted about three weeks, was to be held from May 12 to 23 this year but was postponed due to the rapid spread of the Coronavirus.

Not only was the Cannes Film Festival postponed due to the rapid spread of the Coronavirus, but other showbiz and fashion events in France were also postponed or canceled.

After the Cannes Film Festival was adjourned, the film administration announced the temporary replacement of the festival's temporary home for the displaced people of France, after which the administration has now replaced the well-known film festival site in a temporary residence. 

According to Reuters news agency, where the red carpet was decorated at the Cannes Film Festival and showbiz stars from around the world spread their flags during the film festival, temporary shelters have been established for the displaced.

An official of the Cannes Film Festival administration said that arrangements were made for the displaced to provide temporary accommodation for the homeless, as well as food for them.

According to the official, 50 to 70 people come to the temporary accommodation for the displaced persons at the Cannes Film Festival and every person is provided with separate tents or bedding, as well as providing proper food.

According to data from the French government, there are about 12,000 homeless people nationwide, which is the biggest problem in those days of the outbreak of the virus.

The government has ordered people to remain confined to their homes due to caution against the Coronavirus, while public places, public transport, and religious places have also been closed.

Following the government's directive to allow people to stay in their homes, many French organizations and organizations have announced the provision of temporary accommodation to the homeless, while an organization working for the homeless also has temporary housing for such people. Accelerate efforts for

Although the Cannes Film Festival administration has begun providing temporary shelters for the homeless, including providing them with food, the organization working for the homeless has also called on police to harass and torture homeless people. The police have denied such allegations, however.

By the morning of March 25 in France, the number of Corona patients had risen to around 23,000 while the death toll there had risen to 1100.

By the morning of March 25, the number of Corona patients had increased to more than 423,000, while the number of deaths in the world had risen to 18,919.

Although the pace of new coronary artery transplantation from China has slowed, new cases of coronas have been seen in countries such as Italy, the United States, Spain, Germany, and France.

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