Italian authorities confirmed the discovery on Monday Two cases of coronavirus in India variant, Confirmed at a press conference of its Governor Luca Zaia that the company is registered in the Veneto region (Northern). Regarding the father and daughter who arrived in the Venetian town of Bassano from India, they were diagnosed with Sars-Cov-2 infection.
The governor downplayed this confirmation:There are thousands of variants and now we will evaluate this novelty. We face them and move on,” Zahia said.
The World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that it had received the data ten days ago, Coronavirus strains with “radar signatures” found in India It is not clear whether this is related to the rapid increase in the country’s covid-19 cases. Italy banned entry for people entering India yesterday According to a report by his Minister of Health, Roberto Speranza, in the past fourteen days.
For its part, according to its Ministry of Health, Italy has registered a total of 8,444 new infections and 301 deaths from covid-19This coincides with the date when the country began to gradually reopen certain activities (such as the hotel industry, movie theaters or theaters) after months of restrictions.
The number of new infections has decreased by 4,714 compared to yesterday. however, The number of dead has increased from 217 in the previous day to 301 in the past few hoursSince the pandemic, the total number of deaths in Italy has reached 119,539. As there are currently 452,812 cases of coronavirus positive, the pressure on the hospital continues to drop. 23,484 cases have been admitted, 40 cases less than yesterday.
Regarding the vaccination campaign, Italy has reached 17,751,562 injection doses, Especially for people over 70 years of age and health personnel, as well as all planned immunization programs for 5,215,459 people.
With these numbers, Italy today began a process of gradual opening up, which started in areas with low risk of infection. Among them, face-to-face courses back to school until high school, bars and restaurants begin to offer lunch and dinner on the terrace until the curfew begins, 10:00 pm local time (20:00 GMT), and then from the limited capacity The museums, cinemas and theaters return.
At the same time, India’s epidemiological situation forced some countries to veto flights from India before India’s invasion. Worried about the spread of new variants. The country broke records on Monday, with more than 17 million cases and 195,000 deaths for five consecutive days, making it the global center of the disease.
The Ministry of Health of India has caused 352991 new infections in the past 24 hours, resulting in 2812 deaths Today confirmed the worst data recorded so far, Multiply the average number of infections and deaths reported three months ago by 30.
The rapid deterioration has led to Asian countries A serious crisis, although it has an important pharmaceutical industry, it is still rapidly being consumed The country’s reserves are insufficient to treat patients and some medicines.
In the last days Germany, United Arab Emirates, Canada, Kuwait, Oman, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, New Zealand and Bangladesh In addition to safety measures, flights with India have been suspended Italy, The country announced an entry ban on anyone who has come to Asian countries or the Maldives in the past 14 days, and the Maldives will exercise a veto from Tuesday.