67 new patients have been confirmed in the Japanese cruise. According to the Indian Embassy in Japan, the health of the three Indians onboard the cruise has improved.
Indians In Japan
67 new patients have been confirmed in the Diamond Princess Cruise, standing on the Yokohama coast of Japan. At the same time, the Indian Embassy in Japan has informed that the health of the three Indians on the cruise has improved, and no other Indians on the cruise are infected. On Saturday, the US said it would send an aircraft to Japan, bringing back American passengers aboard the cruise, where the most coronavirus cases have been reported outside China.
The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic in China has risen to 1,523. At the same time, the number of patients has increased to 66,492. The country’s National Health Commission gave its information on Saturday. 2,641 new cases were reported on Friday. At the same time, 1,373 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovering.
The first case in the African continent
The Egyptian Ministry of Health on Friday confirmed the first case of the coronavirus. This is the first case of infection with the virus in the country as well as in the African continent. The ministry said in a statement, without providing nationality information, that the victim is a foreigner. Health Ministry spokesman Khalid Megahed said that the victim has been kept under surveillance and has been informed to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Facebook canceled the Global Marketing Summit
Facebook has canceled its Global Marketing Summit in San Francisco due to the Coronavirus. According to a report in the San Francisco Chronicle, according to news agency IANS, Facebook canceled the schedule scheduled from March 9-12 here. More than 5,000 people were expected to attend the event.
IBM will not attend RSA Cyberspace Conference
In addition, IBM has refused to attend the RSA Cyberspace Conference from 24 to 28 February. However, the RSA has stated that it will not cancel the program. Earlier, the flagship Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2020 conference was canceled. It was to be held in Barcelona.
The new case confirmed in Thailand
A new case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Thailand. So far, 34 cases have been reported in the country since January. According to the news agency Reuters, a 35-year-old Thai woman is suffering from the virus, which is a medical worker. A health officer gave information about this.
143 people died on Friday in China.
On Friday, 143 people died in China. According to the news agency PTI, 139 people died in the Hubei province, the epicenter of the virus. The first case was revealed here in December. Since then, there have been cases in many countries around the world. In addition, two people died in Henan, one each in Beijing and Chongqing. There were 2,277 new suspected cases.
849 patient seriously ill
In addition, 849 patients became seriously ill on Friday, while 1,373 people were discharged from the hospital, according to the news agency PTI. The number of patients in Chinese reached 66,492 by the end of Friday and 1,523 people have died from the disease. The commission said that 11,053 patients were in critical condition, and 8,969 people were suspected to be infected with the virus. A total of 8,096 people were discharged from the hospital after recovery.
On Friday, the Chinese government gave information about the reduction in coronavirus disease in the entire country except for Hubei province. Meanwhile, Chinese President Xi Chinfing has called for the use of digital technology such as Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing for monitoring, analysis, tracing, prevention and treatment of epidemics.