Berlusconi's alliance pulls within 5% of center-left
Gap narrows after media blitz, Five Star Movement in 3rd place31 January, 18:16
The centre left stands at 33.6%, down 0.2% over the same time last week, according to the latest survey by pollster Tecne' for the Sky TG24 news program.
The centre-right coalition, led by Berlusconi's (PdL) party gained 0.1% to come in at 28.7%.
The populist, anti-establishment Five Star Movement of Genoa comedian Beppe Grillo continued its positive performance, gaining 0.5% to stand at 15.7%.
The centrist coalition led by outgoing Premier Mario Monti gained 0.2% to stand at 13.8%.
Civil Revolution, a new party led by Palermo anti-mafia magistrate Antonio Ingroia, dropped 0.1% to 4.7%.