The number of deaths in Italy due to the coronavirus reached 11,591 on Monday, when 812 were registered in the last 24 hours, While the increase in cases of contagion has clearly reduced, according to data released this Monday by Civil Protection.
The number of people currently infected is 75,528, with what only 1,648 more have been registered than on Sunday, less than half of the increases of the last days.
Since the first case was detected in Italy on February 20, the total number of infected is 101,739 in Italy, of which 14,620 have already been cured.
1,590 were cured in the last 24 hours, the highest figure since the beginning of the emergency.
Of all the positive cases currently, the majority, 58%, are recovering in isolation at home, with mild or no symptoms, while about 4,000 are in intensive care.
The region of Lombardy, the coronavirus red zone in Italy, indicate that there were 458 deaths in the last 24 hours, more than in the previous day (416), but the encouraging data goes through the new infections with 1,154, much less than in the previous day, when it reached 1,592.