The daily toll of SarsCov2 infections ascertained in Sicily returns to rise, and while the territory remains on the podium of the regions with the most infections that emerged in the 24 hours, slightly surpassed by Lombardy and Campania, the positive cases found at Puntai Raisi airport on Sicilians abroad for vacation, study or work are also increasing.
In fact, the commissioner for the Covid emergency in Palermo, Renato Costa, points out, “most of the infections that we diagnose today in the Palermo area are isolated when the planes arrive. An example? Among the eight infections identified in the province last Thursday, four are boys who spent a holiday in Spain, tested positive at the airport, symptomatic with some line of fever despite the negative test carried out a few hours before departure ».
Also awaited for the results of the sequencing on the three carabiniere colleges found positive for the Delta mutation last week, not vaccinated and still hospitalized in the brain, “but in all likelihood”, underlines Costa, “these soldiers too”, results infected on Friday, ” they were infected with the Indian variant. Two of them have completed the vaccination cycle, the third, however, has not received even a dose ».
Other details in the article by Andrea D’Orazio in the Giornale di Sicilia today on newsstands
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