Coronavirus Spreads in 17 Countries, WHO Declares Global Health Emergency

  • The deadly Coronavirus outbreak originated in Wuhan city  of China but it has now reached at least in 17 countries. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has taken a rare step on Friday and declared an international public health emergency. The death toll from the outbreak of this virus has reached 213 in China with 42 fresh deaths and 1200 new infections reported from the most-affected central Chinese province of Hubei.

    Map of the world depicting the spread of Coronavirus / Corona Virus (number of confirmed cases in different countries around the world) as per January 30, 2020

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