Thus, the majority of the cases are spotted in China – 80,151. South Korea occupies second place with 4,812 infected people and Italy with 2,036 infected is third.
Currently, 3,117 people died from the coronavirus. 48,123 recovered from the disease.
Earlier, Ukraine’s State Service for Food Safety and Consumer Protection has temporarily banned the importation of pets from China due to the fact that a dog was diagnosed with coronavirus in Hong Kong.
As we reported, the World Health Organization (WHO) established that it is possible to infect with coronavirus from pets. Mostly, the spreaders of the virus among the animals are bats. However, the virus overcame the species barrier from a human to an animal intermediate.
Moreover, Ukraine has a confirmed case of COVID-19 or coronavirus. The case spotted in the Chernivtsi region. A man returned to Ukraine from Italy and entered Ukraine through the border with Romania.