Italy bans Christmas travel between regions
(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) – Italy is banning travel between its regions from 21 December to 6 January as part of strict coronavirus curbs over the Christmas holidays.
A curfew from 22:00 to 05:00 will also be in place.
Restaurants can open in some regions until 18:00 but only takeaways are allowed in other parts of the country. Ski slopes must close until 7 January.
It comes as Italy announced its highest daily Covid death toll since the pandemic started, with 993 fatalities.