The Coronavirus emergency continues to give no respite not only in Italy, but throughout the planet. As usual, the Ministry of Health shared the bulletin containing the updates relating to the spread of COVID-19 in Italy. I’m 881 the new infections, while the victims in the last 24 hours are 17. The positivity rate is equal to 0,6%. Vocegiallorossa.it will update you LIVE with all the main news.
09:22 – On the vaccine mix “there was a communication error by the Ministry of Health”. The deputy minister says so Pierpaolo Sileri in an interview with The print. “Inside the ministry there are great professionals, but also several things that could work much better,” he adds. For those under 60 “it made more sense to leave open the option to do the second dose with AstraZeneca, for those who prefer to avoid heterologous, which is still the safest and most effective solution. But the vaccine AstraZeneca he continues to be authorized by the EMA over the age of 18, so if one wants to do the recall with that, it is right that he can, “he explains.
09:00 – “In the second week of July we will have vaccinated, with the double dose, 60% of Lazio citizens who are over 12 years old. On 8 August we will be at 70%, the percentage indicated as community immunity. And by the end of July we will see the goal of zero new cases in Lazio for COVID-19 “. In an interview with The messenger, the regional councilor for health Alessio D’Amato, takes stock of the pandemic, inviting us to “continue to monitor the Indian variant which, however, in our territory, at least for now, has few significant numbers”.
08:40 – I’m 46.016.709 the doses of vaccine against COVID-19 administered in Italy, 92.7% of the total delivered, amounting to 49,643,279 so far (in detail, 33,693,728 Pfizer-BioNTech, 4,540,104 Moderna, 9,667,446 Vaxzevria -AstraZeneca and 1.742.001 Janssen). The vaccinated who have completed the cycle are 15,769,898, 29.07% of the population over 12. This is what we read in the online report of the extraordinary commissioner for the health emergency updated at 06:09 today.