Italy reports largest drop in active coronavirus casesChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 30, 2020
Italy on Thursday reported 285 new fatalities from the coronavirus, bringing the total to 27,967, with the largest daily drop in active cases since the beginning of the outbreak.
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The tally of active infections fell by 3,106, the biggest drop ever, and now stands at 101,551.
Meanwhile, recoveries continued to climb, jumping to a record 75,945 as more patients left intensive care, easing pressure on Italy's struggling healthcare system.
The epicenter of the Italian outbreak remains the northern Lombardy region, where fatalities continued to rise, reaching 13,772, about half of the country's total deaths. ■