The Italian government is preparing to increase quarantine in connection with a sharp increase in the number of patients with coronavirus. It is reported by Reuters with reference to the Minister of Health Roberto Sperans.
According to the Italian minister, the government plans to ban private parties, and also to limit visiting hours for bars and restaurants. However, the restrictions can also affect sports activities and other activities that involve physical contact between people, but do not provide the opportunity to wear a mask.
Outdoor masks will be compulsory across Italy from October 7, Sperans said.
We will remind, as of the morning of October 12 in Italy 354,950 cases of coronavirus. During the pandemic, 239 709 people recovered in the country, 36 166 died from complications of the disease.