Coronavirus (INL): Coronavirus recently killed more than 150 people in China. In South Korea, Iran and Italy, the spread of the disease is expected to spread worldwide. In all, the death toll from the virus has risen to 2,619. Of those, 27 died outside China. The number of victims worldwide has risen to 79,000. According to the National Health Commission of China, 409 people were diagnosed with new coronavirus infection in the country’s mainland on Sunday. The number was 648 the previous day. In all, the number of people infected in China stands at 77,150.
About 79,356 people have been infected so far, combining 29 countries and three regions, CNN said. Coronavirus death toll rises to 2592 in China’s mainland. Eight more people died outside China on Sunday.
380 foreigners to quarantine in North Korea: Quarantine has 380 foreigners quarantined to prevent outbreak of coronavirus. The news agency Yonhap said most of these foreigners are diplomats based in the capital, Pyongyang.
According to the BBC, North Korean authorities have confined almost 200 foreigners to their own compound for the past 30 days. They returned home at the end of the scheduled time. With the border with China, the country is suspected of spreading outbreaks. All foreigners entering the country are required to stay in Quarantine for 30 days.
50 die in Iran: More than half of people have died due to coronavirus in Iran. The news was reported by US news agency AP and the Washington Post and Qatar-based news media Al-Jazeera, along with the country’s semi-official news agency Iranian Labor News Agency (ILENA). The number is four times higher than the official death toll reported by the Iranian government. According to the state-run TV report, 12 people have died of Corona infection. Besides, the number of patients infected with the deadly virus is 6.
School-colleges closed in Italy: Coronavirus has killed three people in Italy so far. Last Sunday (23th February), a woman died in the Kremna province of Milan’s Lombardia region. Italian media reports that about 150 people have been infected so far in the country. The Coronavirus Terror has shut down all schools, colleges, universities, churches, cinemas, football leagues, night clubs and museums in four regions, including Lombardia, Veneto, Piamonte and Venetia since Monday. Also canceled is the Venice Carnival Festival. The Italian government has asked all to be careful not to panic. In addition, special areas of the affected area are prohibited to operate outside.