Italian daily coronavirus deaths jump 57% to 366 in one day
The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in Italy has jumped by at least 133 in the past 24 hours, bringing its total to 366.
Italy imposed a quarantine in Lombardy and other severely affected areas, impacting some 16 million people as it stepped up efforts to tackle Europe’s largest outbreak. https://news.trust.org/item/20200308165848-fihcu/
The move came as the struggles to contain the virus’s spread, with 1,247 new cases detected in the last 24 hours – a 25 percent surge. As of Sunday, Italy confirmed 7,375 infections.