The Prime Minister of Italy, Giuseppe Conte June 12 polls as a witness, prosecutors from the city Bergamo in Lombardy, investigating the actions of the authorities in the early outbreaks of coronavirus infection. On 10 June, reported the newspaper Il Fatto Quotidiano.
We study the question of closure to quarantine of municipalities in the province: some of them were declared “red” zone and closed for entry and exit, others remained “orange” – with the possibility of free movement.
Investigators had already heard the head of government of Lombardia Attilio Fountain. In Rome, in addition to Conte, they are going to have a talk with health Minister Roberto Speranza and interior Minister Lucanas Lamorgese.
The Prosecutor stressed that the question at this stage is not about the prosecution of officials, but only of establishing the facts.
Also on 10 June, in the Prosecutor’s office of Bergamo were about 40 complaints of relatives of victims of the pandemic, writes Il Fatto Quotidiano. The inhabitants of the municipality came together in a social organization to demand a fair investigation into the causes of the disaster that befell the region.
According to data of the Ministry of health of Italy, from 34 to 114 deaths during the outbreak COVID-19 Lombardy accounts for 16 349.
22 February, when Italy was ill more than 50 people, and two died, the Conte government adopted a decree, which said on the introduction of quarantine in some of the Northern regions, however, it was not about a complete cessation of communication and the closing of borders.
Among the major cities of Bergamo suffered from the epidemic the most.