An outbreak of coronavirus claimed the lives of 250 people in Italy per day, said head of the Civil Protection Department, Angelo Borrelli, during a press conference, ANSA reported March 13.
According to him, all in Italy, more than 17.6 thousand patients with coronavirus were registered, including those who died and recovered. In particular, in Italy since the discovery of the coronavirus 1.266 thousand people have died.
Recall, Italy ranks first in the world in the distribution of coronavirus, not counting China. In Europe, after Italy, Spain is the most affected by the incidence of coronavirus - 4.209 thousand patients were found in it.