Italy Coronavirus – Italy Records 793 New Deaths And More Than 6557 Infections Just Today
On Saturday , the Italian Civil Protection Agency announced that the number of new cases of Corona virus virus has increased to 53 thousand and 578, an increase of 6557 during the past 24 hours.
The agency added that the death toll rose by 793 deaths during the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll so far to 4 thousand and 825 people since the outbreak of the Corona virus in the country weeks ago.
Italy is the largest epicenter of the Corona virus epidemic in the world, outperforming China, where the disease last December, in the number of victims as a result of infection with the virus.
In a speech to the Physicians and Surgeons Union committee, Italian Health Minister Roberto Speranza said on Friday that his country “faces the most difficult moment in its history ever”, warning that “a terrible new enemy is entering our lives and radically changing everything.”
Addressing the Doctors and Surgeons Committee, the Minister of Health continued, “I insist every day that adequate personal protective equipment can reach each one of you. I speak with the European Union daily, and I know that this is a big problem.”
The Italian Minister of Health, expressed his deep condolences to “those who lost their lives in these difficult days,” adding, “We still have difficult days ahead, but together we are united, I am convinced that we will succeed.”
Italy is the largest outbreak of the emerging coronavirus, after China announced its control over the spread of the disease, and it did not record any local infections for two days in a row for the first time since the virus spread.
And the Italian authorities imposed a complete medical stone in all parts of the country, after the expansion of the infection virus Corona emerging, especially in the northern province of Lombardy.