On Sunday, a report by CGTN confirmed 1985 cases of coronavirus in China. Death tolls up to 56 and at least 49 have been cured. It is confirmed that the virus is contagious and can have the potential to mutate as confirmed by health experts.
Up to 30 cities and provinces have a lower emergency response whereas Hong Kong has the highest. On Saturday, other countries with confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus was Thailand with 5 confirmed cases, Australia with 4 confirmed cases, Japan with 3 confirmed cases, Singapore with 3 confirmed cases, France with 3 confirmed cases, Malaysia with 3 confirmed cases, The United States with 2 confirmed cases, South Korea and Vietnam also had 2 confirmed cases, with just 1 confirmed case in Nepal.
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The case in Nepal was of a 32-year-old man arriving from Wuhan, China – according to a report, and the initially quarantined patient recovered and was discharged. Nepal’s government has since monitored anyone with suspicious symptoms entering Nepal.
The same report confirms the case in Singapore involved a 66-year old man with his 37-year-old son as well as a 52-year-old Wuhan woman.
The US announced the country’s first case of the novel coronavirus in Seattle and Chicago, those were the only two cases confirmed.
Many countries are preparing for the deadly virus taking crucial measures to prevent the global outbreak of the virus.