New Delhi: Italy records almost 1,000 #COVID19 related deaths, highest in a day. The death toll from #COVID19 in Italy has surged by 969 to 9,134, the highest daily tally since the #coronavirus epidemic emerged. Italy reports 5,959 new cases of coronavirus.
45 doctors who tested positive for coronavirus have died in Italy, the Italian Association of Doctors says. Up to 6,000 medical workers are reportedly infected. Many contracted the virus early on before they had access to protective gear.