Over the entire period of the pandemic in Italy, 70,900 people died, more than 1.3 million infected people recovered.
The total number of people infected with coronavirus infection in Italy was 2,009,317. Over the past day, 18,040 new COVID cases were recorded in the country. 193 thousand citizens have been tested, writes the Ministry of Health of the republic.
Over the past 24 hours, 505 people have died of the virus. In total, 70.9 thousand patients died during the pandemic.
For all the time, 1,344,785 people have recovered from the disease.
Today, just over 2.5 thousand patients with a positive test for coronavirus are in intensive care units.
We previously reported that Italy has introduced a full lockdown for Christmas and New Years’. Bars, restaurants, and shops, except for grocery stores, will be closed on holidays in the country. And also trips between small cities at a distance of up to 30 km are allowed.