Italy mourned the dead, and a German city forced to wear masks
According to the data of the Italian Civil Defense Department, as of March 31 local time, the number of confirmed cases in the country had increased to 105792, and the number of deaths had reached 12428. Compared with the day before yesterday, 4053 cases were newly diagnosed and 837 cases died.
Brusafiro, President of the Italian Institute of higher health research, said on March 31 that the growth curve of the epidemic in Italy is becoming gentle and the epidemic is entering a platform period. On the same day, Italy lowered its flag at half mast and the whole country observed a minute of silence to mourn the dead in the epidemic.
In Germany, Robert & middot; According to the statistics of Koch Institute (RKI), as of the morning of March 31 local time, the confirmed cases in Germany had increased to 61913 and 583 people died.
For the first time, cities in Germany have implemented the mandatory wearing of masks. In a week, the eastern city of Jena will begin to require all citizens to wear masks or cover their mouth and nose with scarves and other fabrics when shopping and using public transport.