After a slight decrease in recent days, more corona deaths have been counted within 24 hours in Italy. 534 deaths were reported on Tuesday, up from 454 a day earlier.
It is the most significant number from Friday.
The number of new infections also increased slightly.
The total number of contamination cases, on the other hand, fell for the second consecutive day.
The number of deaths since the outbreak two months ago has now risen to nearly 25,000, authorities report.
After the United States, Italy is the most affected country in the world in terms of registered deaths.