Italy's Corona Deaths Surpassed China

Staff Writer | Author . පරිවර්තනය කරන්න සිංහල හෝ தமிழ் 19. 03. 2020 | 11.28pm
Italy's Corona Deaths Surpassed China

Italy has crossed an unfortunate landmark, becoming the country with the highest number of coronavirus deaths.

Italy announced another 427 fatalities on Thursday, taking its total to 3,405, according to an AFP tally.

China, where the outbreak first emerged in December last year, has officially reported 3,245 deaths.

The world has announced its war to prevent the rapid spread of COVID-19, and several countries have been locked down. Millions are trapped in their homes.

China has saw a glimmer in hope, with no local cases reported in Hubei.But the death toll in Europe is rapidly rising.


Cover photo: AFP / Juan Barreto