563 people died in the result of new coronavirus 2019 nConV in China. The total amount of diseased exceeded 28,000 people as NetEase Inc. reported citing the data of the National Healthcare Commission.
It is noted that 1,153 people recovered.
Taking into account two deaths spotted in the Philippines and Hong Kong, there are 565 deceased.
World scientists and disease experts say that the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak could soon be declared a pandemic.
As we reported earlier, on February 2, the first death from coronavirus outside of China was recorded in the Philippines - a 44-year-old man, who came from Wuhan, died.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky sent a letter of condolences to the Chairman of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping regarding the deaths from the new pneumonia coronavirus.
Meanwhile, Ukraine has received a German test system that will allow conducting laboratory diagnostics of the new type of coronavirus at the highest level.
Ministry of Health also held a council with the heads of regional health departments and a meeting with manufacturers of medical masks and their suppliers. Ministry complained about a shortage of medical masks in pharmacies when they are available at suppliers' stores.