The most death in one day in the Corona virus outbreak occurred yesterday. Chinese officials announced that 108 people died in the country on February 10. The World Health Organization announced that the virus was named Covid-19. The WHO President said the virus is a very serious threat to the rest of the world.
The new type of corona virus, which originates in Wuhan, China and has spread to 27 countries since December 2019, continues to die. The number of infected people worldwide has reached 43,105; at least 1018 people died. 1017 of the casualties occurred in China.
The number of people who lost their lives in a day reached the number of three digits for the first time. On February 10, 108 people died in China due to complications from the corona virus. The number of new cases detected on the same day was announced as 2 thousand 478. This number points to a decrease in the case increase rate, which has been at the level of 3 thousand per day for a while.
The number of people affected by the corona virus on a passenger ship in Japan was 135. More than 3 thousand people who are not allowed to land are still stranded on the ship. Another cruise ship that leaves 2 thousand people departing from Singapore cannot find a port to anchor even though no cases are reported in the passenger and crew. Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Hong Kong turned down the ship.
The number of people affected by the corona virus increased to 49 in Hong Kong, where 7 new cases were detected. After the virus was found in two separate apartments in an apartment in Hong Kong, evacuation studies were started with the concern that the virus might have spread from the building’s piping.
In Singapore, the number of cases increased by 2 to 27. Reporting 28 cases, South Korea warned its citizens not to travel to Singapore, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam, not just China and Hong Kong.
The quarantine period of 195 people brought to the US through the first evacuation operation from Wuhan has ended. No virus was detected in any of those evacuated.
On the other hand, the World Health Organization, which held a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland, announced that the new type of corona virus was named “Covid-19”.
Stating that the virus poses a serious threat to the rest of the world, WHO President Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus noted that the vaccine against the corona virus could be developed in 18 months.