CoronaVirus Live Updates
Further lockdown and new victims
26 January 2020 China.
Near 48 million people were actually moved to so called “quarantine zone” and ordered on lockdown over 15 cities in Hubei province.
One of the most densely populated places in the world Hong Kong closed its schools for almost a month until February 17 to prevent possible spread and decrease a risk of Coronavirus SARS further transmission.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed that a second person in the United States has been diagnosed with coronavirus.
The United States CDCP (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) officially approved the second episode of coronavirus diagnosis on it’s territory.
More countries infected
List of the countries where diagnosis were approved by official includes: France, South Korea, Japan, Nepal, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, Taiwan, Australia and the United States. Experts are worried about the length of the list as the SARS began to spread only few days ago and already has covered almost all the continents all over the world.
Tens of millions quarantined
Travel bans were extended in central China to put tens of millions of people effectively on local lockdowns. In Wuhan, where the virus was first detected, workers are racing to build a 1,000-bed hospital.
Chinese authorities tries to lower the rapid speed of disease spreading via local lockdowns, highway bans and racing hospital constructions. Tens of millions of people are actually locked and have no possibility to leave quarantine zone until situation becomes to be stable.
Canada first case of CoronaVirus
Ontario health officials have announced that a “presumptive” case of a new coronavirus has been discovered in Toronto, which, if confirmed, would mark the first instance of the illness in Canada.
Canada officially announced first coronavirus evidence occurred. Health officials called that a “presumtive” case took place in Toronto January 25, 2020 5:10 pm Canada Local Time. However there is the information the man recently travelled to Wuhan, China, which is believed to be the epicentre of the epidemic.