In Italy, 236 people have succumbed to the coronavirus in the past 24 hours. That is more than the 195 a day earlier.
As a result, the total number of corona deaths in the hard-hit southern European country rose further to 30,000 and is now at 29,315.
The daily number of new infections has reached the lowest level in two months with 1075 cases.
The number of corona patients has further dropped to 98,467. Besides, more than 85,000 sick have recovered.