According to the details shared by the officials of the Italian government, at least 475 deaths due to coronavirus have been reported in a single day.
The official stats claimed that the number of total deaths in Italy has reached 2,978, more than half of all cases recorded outside China. The number of infected people in Italy, since the pandemic broke out in China, has reached 35,713.
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475 is the highest number of deaths in one day reported by any country and the previous record high of 368 deaths was also recorded in Italy, on Sunday.
The country with a population of 60 million has now recorded 34.2 percent of all the deaths officially attributed to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) across the world.
On the other hand, all entry visa to foreigners has been suspended by UAE from 17th March. Visa on arrival will be suspended by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from March 19th until further notice.
This development was announced through a tweet by the country’s mission in the United Kingdom (UK) and Australia. This is part of the “extra steps” of UAE to control the spread of Covid-19.