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Covid Italy today, yellow and orange zone: regional contagion bulletin

Byeditorial

May 8, 2021

The Bulletin of the Civil Protection and the covid data in Italy today, May 8, region by region. The numbers on infections, hospitalizations and deaths. News from the cities – Rome, Milan, Naples – and from the regions, almost all in the yellow zone: from Lombardy to Lazio, from Tuscany to Veneto, from Piedmont to Campania. In the orange zone Sicily, Sardinia and Valle d’Aosta. The data of the regions: TUSCANY There are 676 coronavirus infections in Tuscany today, May 8, according to data from the region’s bulletin anticipated by governor Eugenio Giani. “The new cases registered in Tuscany are 676 out of 27,224 tests of which 13,829 molecular swabs and 13,395 rapid tests. The rate of new positives is 2.48% (7.3% on the first diagnoses)”, writes Giani on social media. coronavirus infections in the Marches today, May 8, according to data from the region’s bulletin. The region, inserted in the yellow zone, will remain in the same band – with free travel and restaurants open for lunch and dinner – also from Monday 10 May. Today the Health Service announced that in the last 24 hours 4758 swabs have been tested: 2652 in the new diagnosis path (of which 635 in the screening with the Antigenic path) and 2106 in the healed path (with a positive / tested ratio of 9.6% The positives in the new diagnosis path are 254 (66 in the province of Macerata, 40 in the province of Ancona, 84 in the province of Pesaro-Urbino, 22 in the province of Fermo, 33 in the province of Ascoli Piceno and 9 outside the region). cases include symptomatic subjects (42 cases detected), contacts in the home setting (59 cases detected), close contacts of positive cases (78 cases detected), contacts in the work setting (3 cases detected), contacts in the living / social environment (2 cases detected), contacts with the involvement of students of all educational levels (18 cases detected) and 1 case from outside the region. For a further 51 cases, epidemiological investigations are still being carried out. In the Antigen Screening Pathway, 635 tests were carried out and 30 positive cases were found (to be subjected to the molecular swab). The positive / tested ratio is 5%.