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Coronavirus infected identified in Israel

 International Desk

 Published: 02:23 PM, 26 January 2020  

Photo: Collected

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Coronavirus patients have also been found in Israel. The virus is believed to have entered the country through an Israeli traveler returning from China.

The passenger was admitted to Sheba Hospital near Tel Aviv on Saturday. He was immediately taken to the hospital, believed to have been infected with coronavirus in Wuhan, China. Later, he was treated separately from other patients.

Israeli Ministry of Health said in a statement that all passengers from China are allowed to enter the country only after the physical examination. If someone is suspected, he is being treated separately from other patients.

According to various media reports, every passenger from China is being closely scrutinized at all international airports in Israel. On Saturday, three people were taken to the hospital on suspicion of being infected with the virus. The two were later released.

Coronavirus is spreading from China to the whole world. So far 56 people have been reported died in the country. Besides, 1975 people were reported affected until Sunday. More than one and a half thousand patients were admitted to different hospitals in the country. The virus has already spread to 13 countries of the world including Australia, Nepal, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, France, and the United States