Covid cases worldwide exceed 130 million according to data released by Johns Hopkins University, while confirmed deaths exceed 2.8 million since the start of the pandemic. And in Italy the latest balance – relating to Sunday 4 April – of 18,025 new cases and 326 deaths (here the bulletin with the data and the bulletins that show the situation since the beginning of the pandemic: here those of 2021, here those of 2020). Here is the map of the contagion in the world.
8.00 – The situation of vaccines in Italy
There are 11,081,612 doses of vaccine against Covid-19 administered in Italy, 86.6% of the total of those delivered, equal to 12,790,080 (in detail 8,709,480 Pfizer / BioNTech, 1,328,200 Moderna and 2,752 .400 AstraZeneca). The administrations, carried out in 2,105 centers throughout the peninsula, involved 6,576,611 women and 4,505,001 men. The people who received both doses are 3,443,161. what is read in the online report of the extraordinary commissioner for the health emergency updated at 6:01 today. The doses were administered to 3,064,201 health workers; 502,068 units of non-medical personnel; 569,224 guests of residential facilities; 3,784,742 over 80; therefore 234,618 units of the armed forces; 1,056,667 units of school personnel; the item `other includes 1,870,092 people.
7.32 am – India, over 100 thousand infections in 24 hours, a record
India has recorded 103,558 coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, reaching a six-digit number of infections for the first time since the start of the pandemic. The new infections bring the total number of infections to 12.5 million, making India the third country in the world with the highest number of cases in absolute terms behind the United States and Brazil. With 487 deaths recorded in the past 24 hours, the total number of deaths caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has risen to 165,101. A new variant would have caused the surge in infections.
7.00 – Checks also with drones for Easter Monday
Italy in red and armored Easter Monday and carpet checks to avoid traditional trips out of town. Intensify checks in cities, villas, gardens and on beaches. Patrols at the toll booths and on the exit and entry routes of the usually most popular locations. a civil protection drone also came into action on the coast of Fiumicino and Isola Sacra and in Fregene to facilitate the reinforced Easter and Easter Monday checks. On the Roman coast, the promenades and beaches of Ostia, Fiumicino and Fregene are under special surveillance.
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