COVID: 132,274 new cases, 94 victims-English

(ANSA)-Rome, July 5-Italy has 132,274 new cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, with an additional 94 virus victims, the Ministry of Health said Tuesday.

This is comparable to 36,282 new cases and 59 casualties on Monday.

An additional 464,732 tests were performed compared to 129,908 on Monday.

The positive rate has risen from 27.9% to 28.4%.

Cases in the intensive care unit range from 20 to 323, and hospitalizations range from 355 to 8,003.

After a few days of rise, the current plus is 1,087,272.

Recovery and emissions were 17,682,801, an increase of 64,828 on Monday.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the number of cases has been 18,938,771 and the number of deaths has been 168,698. (ANSA).

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