(ANSA) – ROME, JULY 04 – 36,282 new infections from Covid have been registered in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday the infected had been 71,947. The victims are 59, two more than yesterday’s 57. A total of 129,908 swabs were performed, including antigenic and molecular, with the positivity rate of 27.9%, stable compared to 27.4% yesterday. There are 303 patients admitted to intensive care, 12 more than yesterday. The daily admissions are 27. The hospitalized in the ordinary wards are 7,648, 436 more than yesterday. Coronavirus positive Italians are currently 1,019,179, continuously growing in recent days. This is evidenced by the data of the Ministry of Health. A total of 18,805,756 have been infected since the beginning of the pandemic, while the deaths rise to 168,604. The discharged and healed are 17,617,973, with an increase of 27,590. (HANDLE).