Death toll rises due to COVID-19

Death toll rises due to COVID-19

14 February 2020 01:54 pm

121 fatalities have been reported within the last 24 hours in China due to COVID-19 - 116 of which have been reported from Hubei province, summing a total number of 1488 fatalities. 

Meanwhile, 5090 new infections have been reported, 4823 of which have been reported from Hubei, China, at a count of 51,956 positive cases in Hubei province, summing a total number of 65,000 cases all over China. 

Third death outside China has been reported from Japan yesterday (13). 

As of present, 25 countries reported people who have been diagnosed to have COVID-19.

Meanwhile, a zone of around 10,000 citizens located Northwesterly to Hanoi city, Vietnam has been isolated, foreign reports revealed. This is reportedly the first instance outside China to have a city isolated. However, the said zone has been subjected to temporary isolation of 20 days, Vietnamese officials said.  

MIAP