How ‘Coronavirus’ spreads...

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How ‘Coronavirus’ spreads

 Health & Lifestyle Desk

 Published: 01:33 PM, 25 January 2020   Updated: 01:42 PM, 25 January 2020

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Coronavirus, which is very similar to the SARS virus, has claimed 41 lives in China. Apart from China, this virus spreads in European and Asian countries as well.

In Bangladesh, the government has also issued alerts to be conscious of coronavirus. Some health analysts believe that it is a common virus that may infect the nose, sinuses, or throat etc. Let’s know how the virus spreads:

Coronavirus symptoms are like runny nose, cough, sore throat, headache, and fever which can last for a couple of days. It may transmit from an infected person to others via:

> Air by coughing and sneezing
> Personal contacts like touching and shaking hands
> After touching anything infected with coronavirus and then touching mouth, nose, or eyes before washing your hands