China Reports New Cases Of Strange Virus

China Reports New Cases Of Strange Virus

China has reported 139 new cases of a mysterious virus in two days, with the outbreak spreading from Wuhan to other major Chinese Cities.

Beijing, the capital, reported two cases, while the southern tech hub of Shenzhen reported one suspected case.

The total number of confirmed cases now exceeds 200, and three have died from the respiratory illness.

Health officials have identified the infection, which first appeared in Wuhan in December, as being a strain of Coronavirus which leads to an outbreak of viral pneumonia

South Korea reported its first confirmed case of the virus on Monday, following Thailand and japan.

The outbreak has revived memories of the Sars virus – also a Coronavirus – that killed 774 people in the early 2000s across dozens of countries, mostly in Asia.

China has promised to step up monitoring efforts during this week’s lunar New Year celebrations, which will see hundreds of millions on the move.

 

READ ALSO]Anxiety Over Fresh Pipeline Explosion In Lagos

 

 

DOWNLOAD THE ROCKCITYFM APP AND LISTEN LIVE

Please subscribe to our newsletter

CONTACT US

Do you have any request or enquiry? Do not hesitate to send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

©2020 RockcityFM The Voice of the People

Need Help? Chat with us
or

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

or

Create Account