press release27 febbraio 2020

Coronavirus: 650 detected cases in Italy

Updated h. 6:00 PM

At the Civil Protection Department Headquarters, the Operational Committee is routinely engaged in the coordination of operations by all the components and operational bodies that make up the National Civil Protection Service.

As per the spread of Coronavirus on national territory, at present the total number of infected cases reported is 650, in 12 regions and in an autonomous Province.

In detail: there are 403 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Lombardy, 111 in Veneto, 97 in Emilia-Romagna, 19 in Liguria, 4 in Sicily, 3 in the Marche, 3 in Lazio, 3 in Campania, 2 in Piedmont, 2 in Tuscany, , 1 in the Autonomous Province of Bolzano, 1 in Abruzzo. There are 248 hospitalized with symptoms, 56 are in Intensive Care, while 284 are in home isolation. 45 patients have recovered from the disease.

Please note that starting from tomorrow, the updating press conference will be held at 6:00 PM. at the headquarters of the Civil Protection Department in Via Vitorchiano,2.