Corona death toll surpasses 5,000 in Europe


Europe: March 21, 2020 (TNS): The death toll from the new coronavirus has surpassed 5,000 in Europe.

In Italy, Spain and Germany a steep rise in infections has been reported.

Italy announced 627 more deaths the biggest day-to-day increase in the country’s four-week epidemic and total number of deaths in Italy has now reached 4,032.

Spain’s death toll has also increased to more than 1,000, while in Iran the number on fatalities hit another grim milestone of more than 1,400.