The death toll in Italy from the coronavirus pandemic has risen by 662 in the last 24 hours. Of those, 387 died in Lombardy region.
According to the latest figures provided by the Italian Civil Protection Department the total number of cases in the country continues to grow, while the daily death rate was a bit lower than Wednesday.
In total, 8165 people died from the novel virus. The total number of confirmed cases in Italy rose to 80,539, 10,361 had fully recovered.