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Italy reports grim figure of almost 800 coronavirus deaths in one day


Aizbah KhanWeb Editor

22nd Mar, 2020. 12:46 am
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Italy has marked worst day for casualties since the coronavirus pandemic crisis began as the death toll from the outbreak rose to 4,825 on Saturday.

According to the official figures, the death toll in Italy from the COVID-19 had surged by 793 over the last 24 hours, while the total number of diagnosed cases increased by 14 per cent to 53,578.

Coronavirus has killed more people in Italy than in China or any other country as the deaths there rose by 4,825.

Death toll in Spain has also increased to more than 1,300, while in Iran, the number of deaths surged by 1,500 as the country marks the beginning of the Persian New Year.

taly has extended its emergency lockdown in the entire country as part of emergency coronavirus measures.

Coronavirus Update Worldwide – Coronavirus Cases by Country – Coronavirus Deaths

Public gatherings and travel have been banned in Italy.

Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte ordered people on Monday not to come out of their homes. Residents are ordered to ask for permission for essential travel.

Prime Minister said in a TV address about emergency measures, “There is no more time,”. He also warned that the measures have been taken to deal with the outbreak.

He added that the best thing was for people to stay at home.

“We’re having an important growth in infection… and of deaths,”

“The whole of Italy will become a protected zone,”

“We all must give something up for the good of Italy. We have to do it now.

“This is why I decided to adopt even more strong and severe measures to contain the advance… and protect the health of all citizens.”

Note that the death toll in Italy reaches 463 from 366 on Monday. In addition to this, the number of cases has also increased by 24%.

All 20 Italian regions contain coronavirus cases.

On the other hand the normal life is resuming in china after epidemic outbreak of coronavirus. CVID-19 has affected 80,967 people in the country, 3,248 of them lost their lives.

It is the second day in a row when China found no locally transmitted coronavirus cases, though imported infections spiked to a record high, according to data released by authorities on today (March 20).

According to the details, The stark reversal comes as nations across the world have shut down in a desperate effort to contain the pandemic, with more people now infected and having died abroad than in China.

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