Death toll in Italy crosses 1,000. Italy with the highest number of coronaviruses in Europe reported 189 deaths on Thursday alone. With this, the death toll reached 1016.
The number of confirmed cases of the disease rose to 15,112. Earlier, 12,462 people were diagnosed with the disease. For the first time since the disease was diagnosed in Lombard in the northern part of the country on February 21, this is the first time such a number has been diagnosed.
The government has put more restrictions on preventing the spread of the disease. The government has ordered the closure of all shops, including hotels and bars, except shops selling food and medicine. In the face of severe disease, all Catholic churches in Rome will be closed. This is the first time such an extraordinary step in modern times. With this, about 900 churches are being closed in Rome.