China reported 143 deaths yesterday. With this the death toll has risen to 1,523. According to the National Health Commission of China, the number of confirmed cases in the country is 66,492. Outside China, one each died in Hong Kong, the Philippines and Japan.
Corona has also been reported in Africa. Egypt is the first African country to be confirmed by Corona.
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The new type of coronavirus is named as COVID-19 by the World Health Organization. This is an acronym for Coronavirus (CO) Virus (VI) Disease (D). The WHO Director General said that the name of a region, animal, individual or group of people was chosen.
Meanwhile, medical staff, including doctors who treat coronary artery disease, are spreading the disease. Six medical workers have died in China due to coronation. It is also alleged that the local authorities have failed to provide masks for medical personnel to provide security.
Dr. Lee Wenliang, who was first diagnosed with coronavirus in February, had died of coronary artery disease.
Meanwhile, an Indian man aboard a ship detained in Japan has confirmed the coronavirus infection. Two Indians aboard the ship were already diagnosed with the disease. All three are in a hospital in Japan. The Indian Embassy said that they are in good health and are in constant communication with the Japanese government.
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