Response from Italy for ERT: Christian Mavris
The Italian media have just reported that the new cases of coronavirus today amount to 30,798. This is the highest number since the beginning of the year. Deaths are also increasing (153 today compared to yesterday 137).
Another record was set today, this time for the number of daily tests performed (851,865), the highest number since the beginning of the pandemic in Italy. Thus the positivity rate reaches 3.6% while yesterday it was 4.8%.
Also, according to the official government website of Italy, it is noted that 91,394 people aged 5-11 have already received the first dose of the vaccine across the country.