What you need to know about Corona Virus?

Corona Virus is a deadly virus that can be transmitted from one person to another. The virus was detected last year in December and has now spread to some people in the new year 2020. Face mask are used for people to prevent themselves from this virus.

Symptoms of Corona Virus

  • Running Nose
  • Fever that overstays
  • Cough
  • Sore Threat

The source of Corona Virus can lead to Pneumonia and Bronchitis to those with weak immune system. The virus has killed over 26 people in Beijing, China. It is reported that the virus emanates from animals.

Most people of Wuhan have been advised not to travel out of the city to prevent the virus from spreading. All airports are under surveillance to ensure the virus doesn’t spread to different countries in the world.

 

 Countries Affected

An outbreak of a new coronavirus that began in the Chinese city of Wuhan has already killed 80 people in China. The virus has since spread around the world. But of the nearly 3,000 people who have so far contracted the virus, the vast majority live in China.

◆ The death toll in China had risen to at least 80 by Monday. The majority of those deaths, 76 people, were in the central province of Hubei, the epicenter of the outbreak. Shanghai, a city of 24 million, recorded its first death on Saturday.

◆ Across China there have been 2,744 confirmed cases, of which 1,423 cases were in Hubei.

◆ The youngest confirmed case is a 9-month-old girl in Beijing.▪︎ The mayor of Wuhan, the provincial capital of Hubei, said there were about 3,000 patients in the city being treated for the virus. Half of those patients, he said, would eventually test positive for the disease.

◆ Thailand and Hong Kong have each reported eight cases of infection; the United States, Taiwan, Australia and Macau have five each; Singapore, Japan, South Korea and Malaysia each have reported four; France has three; Vietnam has two, and Nepal has one.

 

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