Mayor Kwon Young-jin has asked 2.5 million people from the South Korean city of Daegu to stay indoors and refrain from stepping out as a new virus spreads rapidly in the city.
A gang of knife-wielding men jumped a delivery driver in Hong Kong and stole hundreds of toilet rolls, police said Monday, in a city wracked by shortages caused by coronavirus panic-buying.
South Korea’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) announced additional 161 cases and 2 deaths on Monday, bringing the toll to 763 that puts the country third in the list of COVID-19 infected hotspots.
DoH urged the public to rely only on official sources when dealing with all news related to the novel virus.
Most of us, I mean the older folks, are aware of the saying ‘Health is wealth’. During our days it was displayed prominently on school notice boards, at playgrounds and even in our homes. My dad had placed a poster next to the fridge, a sort of a reminder to eat healthy. But I don’t see anything on those lines displayed as prominently these days.
The Ministry affirmed that it was taking all necessary procedures for investigating, examining and following up with contacts, within the framework of its precautionary measures.
Popularised by dancer and internet personality Qang Dang, who has nearly 300,000 followers on TikTok and Instagram, he and another dancer performed it with light-hearted swagger on a street with food vendors.
A clinical trial evaluating a vaccine designed to protect against the new coronavirus will begin Monday, according to a government official.
Amid the novel coronavirus scare around the globe, some good news has emerged about the COVID-19. Chinese researchers have revealed that viral infection is not transmittable from pregnant mothers to newborns at birth.