Italy did not issue a 1200 hrs COVID-19 update today, but did post an abbreviated 1800 hrs report, albeit without the breakout of cases by locality that we've seen previously.
To date, they have announced 821 confirmed cases, and 21 deaths.
Covid-19: cases in Italy at 6 pm on February 28th
821 people are infected with the new Sars-CoV-2 coronavirus in Italy, 21 people have died and 46 have been healed.
Compared to the bulletin at 6 pm on February 27, there was an increase in the number of infected people by 171 units.
There are 345 patients hospitalized with symptoms, 64 are in intensive care, while 412 are in home isolation.
These are the official figures communicated today at the 18:00 conference by the Commissioner for the emergency of civil protection, Angelo Borrelli.
Watch the video with the point of the civil protection situation
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