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Coronavirus cases exceed 1,000 in Italy, death toll at 29: official

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The number of cases of the new coronavirus in Italy has exceeded 1,000, the health ministry said Saturday, with the death toll rising by eight to 29 in the past 24 hours.
The number of cases reached 1,128 since the start of the epidemic, up from 888 on Friday, although 52 per cent of those tested show few to no symptoms, the Italian health authorities said.

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First Published: Feb 29 2020 | 11:28 PM IST

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