Coronavirus: 2363 died, nearly 78 thousand infected

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Coronavirus: 2363 died, nearly 78 thousand infected

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:54 AM, 23 February 2020   Updated: 11:33 AM, 23 February 2020

Photo: Symbolic

Photo: Symbolic

Death toll in lethal coronavirus mounts to 2362 including 17 people in nine countries out of China, the mainland of the outbreak. Of them, 2 thousand and 346 deaths were reported in China including 6,288 cases of infection, mostly in the central province of Hubei while the number stood over 78 thousand across the world.

On Saturday, more 96 people have died in China’s Hubei province while 366 newly infected have been identified there, reports Reuters according to the health authorities of the country.

Meanwhile, in South Korea, more than 433 victims have been identified as infected with the lethal virus while two people were reportedly killed in this, new BBC.

The countries spread with the deadly viral disease are identified as –

The latest figures reported by each government's health authority as of Saturday in Beijing:

— Mainland China: 2,346 deaths among 76,288 cases, mostly in the central province of Hubei

— Hong Kong: 69 cases, 2 deaths

— Macao: 10 cases

— Japan:754cases, including 634 from a cruise ship docked in Yokohama, 3 deaths

— South Korea: 433 cases, 2 deaths

— Singapore: 86 cases

— United States: 35 cases; separately, 1 U.S. citizen died in China

— Thailand: 35 cases

— Iran: 28 cases, 5 deaths

— Taiwan: 26 cases, 1 death

— Australia: 23 cases

— Malaysia: 22

— Italy: 19 cases; 1 death

— Vietnam: 16 cases

— Germany: 16

— France: 12 cases, 1 death

— United Arab Emirates: 11 cases

— United Kingdom: 9

— Canada: 9

— Philippines: 3 cases, 1 death

— India: 3 cases

— Russia: 2

— Spain: 2

— Lebanon: 1

— Israel: 1

— Belgium: 1

— Nepal: 1

— Sri Lanka: 1

— Sweden: 1

— Cambodia: 1

— Finland: 1

— Egypt: 1

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