Doctors have already identified 322 cases of human infection with coronavirus in Italy, the RAI television channel reported on Tuesday. In addition, 10 people died in the country from the effects of infection with this virus.
Earlier on Tuesday, data were reported on 316 cases of infection in Italy and about seven patients who died.
According to data as of Tuesday evening, the most tense situation has developed in the regions of Lombardy (240 cases of infection and nine dead) and Veneto (43 cases of infection and one dead).
In addition, coronavirus was also detected in Emilia-Romagna, Piedmont, Lazio, Trentino-Alto Adige, in Liguria, in Tuscany, and in Sicily.
In recent days, the number of cases has been growing rapidly in Italy. The opposition accuses the government of not taking measures in advance to protect the country from the coronavirus.