Italy on Sunday announced 431 coronavirus deaths.
It was the smallest overnight increase in the country since 19 March.
Then it announced 429 fatalities.
Angelo Borrelli, the head of the National Civil Protection Department said COVID-19 fatalities stand at 19,899.
The confirmed coronavirus cases in the country rose by 4,092 and now stand at 156,363.
Globally, as of Sunday, confirmed coronavirus cases topped 1.8m, while the death toll surpassed 112,000.
AFRICA DAILY NEWS, NEW YORK