The spread of the coronavirus: the latest data

the State Committee of health of China reported that to date the number of confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 in mainland China reached 68.5 thousand. Died from caused by a coronavirus diseases 1665 people, 9419 cured and discharged from hospitals.

in addition, in Hong Kong revealed 56 cases of infection, one person died, another was recovered in Macau discovered 10 infected, three of whom have already been discharged from medical institutions in Taiwan have infected 18 people, RIA Novosti reported.

“Interfax” adds that over the past day the number of people infected in China increased in 2009, deaths — 142, specifies “Interfax”.

the Flash is caused by a coronavirus COVID-19 the disease was recorded in a large Chinese city of Wuhan at the end of December last year, reminds TASS. The world health organization (who) has declared it an emergency situation on an international scale, describing as an epidemic, with many lesions. Outside China, cases of infection were identified in 25 countries, including in Russia.