A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St. Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St. Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St. Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP

Italy coronavirus cases jump 50 per cent in a day amid fears of broader contagion across Europe

  • Infections by the new coronavirus nearly doubled in the 48 hours in Italy
  • Five more people died on Sunday, bringing Italy’s death toll to 34

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St. Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St. Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP
A man wearing a protective mask walks past the Church of St. Louis of the French in Rome. Photo: AFP
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