Coronavirus: India confirms first case, China toll reaches 170

Coronavirus in India Confirmed Case , Coronavirus China toll reaches 170

Coronavirus in India: While Coronavirus China death toll surges to 170, India has confirmed the first case of infection. One positive case of Novel Coronavirus has been found in Kerala. As per report, the student was studying at Wuhan University in China. Meanwhile, the patient is stable and is being closely monitored.

So far, China has reported over 1,700 new cases of the coronavirus, which has now killed 170 people in China. The number of confirmed cases has now risen to 7,711, in the World’s most populated country, with 38 more deaths reported mostly from the worst-affected central Hubei province.

As per China’s National Health Commission, a total of 7,711 confirmed cases of coronavirus-caused pneumonia were reported from 31 provincial-level regions and Xinjiang, as of January 29.

Coronavirus

The deadly virus which can make people sick. It can mild to moderate upper respiratory tract illness, that is similar to a common cold.

How it spreads

The deadly coronaviruses spread from an infected person to others through air via coughing and sneezing. Also, close contact including touching or shaking hands; touching an object or surface with virus on it and touching your mouth, nose or eyes before washing your hands, can led you to the coronavirus.

Symptoms

  • Headache
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Runny nose
  • Headache
  • Sore throat

Two suspected cases of coronavirus in Panchkula

Precautions:

  • Avoid shaking hands, hugging and kissing
  • Keep proper hygeine
  • Wash hands with soap and water
  • Never touch eyes, nose or face with unwashed hand

-PTC News