ROME, 07 JAN – 108,304 new infections from Covid in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Ministry of Health. Yesterday there were 219,441. The victims are instead 223, an increase compared to yesterday, when there were 198. The swabs carried out are 492,172. The positivity rate is 22%, up from 19.3% yesterday. There are 1,499 patients in intensive care, 32 more in 24 hours in the balance between entries and exits. Daily admissions are 120. Patients with symptoms in ordinary wards are 14,591, or 764 more than yesterday. (HANDLE).