Coronavirus finally under control!
Published: 10:11 AM, 28 February 2020 Updated: 02:10 PM, 28 February 2020
Attempts to identify coronavirus infected (photo-collected)
The deadly coronavirus spread from China is finally coming under control. Chinese expert Dr. Zhang Nanshan said, "We are confident that the coronavirus will come under control by the end of April."
The former director of China's National Clinical Research Center added that if the authorities acted vigorously in the first place, the infection would not have been much. However, he had earlier reported that the outbreak would be highest in mid-February.
He said at a press conference that the number of infections has been declining since February 15.
Meanwhile, two thousand 804 people have died so far. 82 thousand 166 people were affected. So far, 33 thousand and 206 people have returned home after treatment. In the mainland of China alone, the number of coronaviruses is 78 thousand and 498. On the other hand, there 2 thousand 744 people who have died infected with the virus.
South Korea has the highest number of people affected by coronavirus outside China. So far, one thousand and 595 people have been infected with the virus in the country while 13 people have died so far.
On the other hand, the deadly coronavirus has spread to several countries in Europe. So far in Italy, 650 have been identified infected with the virus while the number was 400 until Thursday. And 12 deaths were reported in this virus outbreak in the country.
In addition, the virus is spreading in Austria, Croatia, and Switzerland. In France and Germany, the number of coronavirus-infected is increasing alarmingly.