Italy’s Health Ministry has confirmed the death of seven people from the Coronavirus in Northern Italy.
Italian Health Minister, Roberto Speranza briefing the Media noted that 219 people have also been infected by the various in the country.
Mr. Speranza says his outfit has put measures in place to ensure that the virus does not spread.The dead of the seven persons is raising fears among the people.
Italy becomes the first Country in Europe to quarantine its citizens in eleven towns. About 50,000 residents of Lombardy have been prevented from leaving.This has led to the cancellation of Vanice Festival.
Bahrain, Kuwait and Afghanistan have recorded their first cases of the Coronavirus.
Turkey, Afghanistan, Iran, Armenia and Pakistan have all closed their borders because of the various. Iraq on the other closed its border with Kuwait.