According to the data from 31 provinces, 80 270 people got infected with the new type of coronavirus in China. At the moment, 27 433 people are undergoing treatment at the clinics, 6416 of them are in serious condition. 2 981 died, and 49 856 recovered from the virus.
119 new cases of infection reported in China in the last 24 hours. Thirty-eight patients died, including 37 in Hubei province. 2652 patients recovered and left the hospital.
The number of people infected with coronavirus reaches a thousand in Japan. Last night five new cases of coronavirus got reported. The virus identified in almost half of the prefectures of the country. The first case of COVID-19 reported in the western part of the country, as well as in Yamaguchi prefecture. The most challenging situation is in Hokkaido, where the number of infected reached 79. In those prefectures with the detected cases of the virus, a state of emergency has been declared until mid-March.
The number of people infected with coronavirus is increasing in South Korea, one of the most infected countries after China, along with Iran and Italy. According to the latest data, the number of patients with coronavirus reached 5 328. This figure increased by 516 in the last 24 hours. Most cases of the virus got reported last week. Authorities postponed the quarantine at the educational institutions for two more weeks - until March 23.