News Overseas – Italy places up to 16 million people under quarantine to contain the spread of coronavirus

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Italy has placed up to 16 million people under quarantine as it battles to contain the spread of coronavirus. Anyone living in Lombardy and 14 other central and northern provinces will need special permission to travel. Milan and Venice are both affected. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte also announced the closure of schools, gyms, museums, nightclubs and other venues across the whole country. The measures, the most radical taken outside China, will last until April 3rd

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COVID-19 Situation Report
2020-Apr-01 | 12:04

Total Confirmed Cases - 143
Active Cases - 124
New Cases - 0
Total number of individuals in hospitals - 231
Recovered & Discharged - 18
Deaths - 2