The number of deceased from coronavirus 2019 nCoV in the territory of mainland China increased up to 636 people. The number of cases surpassed 31,000 people as the World Health Organization reported on Twitter.
“The total number of confirmed cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus reported from mainland China to date is 31,161 (people), the message said.
It is noted that this data includes 4,821 bad cases and 636 deceased.
Taking into account two deaths spotted in the Philippines and Hong Kong, there are 638 deceased.
As we reported, one of the first to warn the people of Wuhan about the deadly coronavirus Doctor Li Wenliang has succumbed to the disease on February 6.
Besides, a baby, who was born in Chinese city Wuhan, became the youngest carrier of the new strain of coronavirus.
World scientists and disease experts say that the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak could soon be declared a pandemic.
Meanwhile, Ukraine has received a German test system that will allow conducting laboratory diagnostics of the new type of coronavirus at the highest level.