Number of coronavirus cases outside China reaches 12,668

“Four new Member States (Argentina, Chile, Poland, and Ukraine) have reported cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours”, WHO said.

The total number of confirmed cases is now 93,090, with 80,422 of them registered in China alone.

South Korea remains the worst-affected nation with COVID-19 outside China, with over 5,600 confirmed cases and at least 28 deaths from the outbreak.

Italy currently has the highest number of coronavirus cases in Europe – 3,089, according to Angelo Borrelli, the head of the national Civil Protection Agency. The death toll has risen from 79 to 107 over the past 24 hours.

Source: TREND News Agency

Posted in Health March 5, 2020