Coronavirus: 23 Italian doctors die during battle against virus
Italy is one of the worst sufferers of coronavirus
The number of doctors died while battling the novel coronavirus has risen to 23 in Italy, the Italian federation of doctors said.
Some 19 of the 23 deceased doctors worked in the Lombardy region, the worst affected by coronavirus. The other four worked in Naples (South Italy), Emilia Romagna (north Italy) and Marche (central Italy). Some 4,824 health workers have been infected by coronavirus, according to the latest report by the institute published on Sunday.