In Wuhan forbidden to catch, sell, buy and eat wild animals, writes RIA "news".

It is assumed that the coronavirus began to spread with the city market, where they sold animals.

December 31, 2019, the Chinese government announced the outbreak of pneumonia in Wuhan. The causative agent is a new type of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes the disease COVID-19. March 11, the world health organization (who) declared the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pandemic. In the world of coronavirus has infected more than five million died of 325 thousand people.