The number of cases of infection with the new coronavirus in Italy has increased by 386 over the past day, which was the highest daily increase in infected people since June 5. This was reported on Thursday by the Ministry of the health of the Republic.
Three people with confirmed coronavirus infection have died in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of victims to 35,132. 748 infected people remain in hospitals in the country, 47 of them are in intensive care units. Of the 247,158 infected during the entire pandemic, 199,796 people were cured.
According to the head of the Higher Institute of health, Silvio Brusaferro, if earlier the average age of infected people exceeded 70 years, now the age of newly infected people has fallen to about 40 years.