Wuhan Wuchang Hospital Director Liu Zhiming's death due to coronavirus. ZNDM NEWS |
The director of a major hospital in Wuhan died today due to corona virus. News agency Reuters quoted State Television as saying that Wuhan Wuchang Hospital director Liu Zhiming died at 10:30 am. He is the second doctor to die from infection with this virus. Earlier, Li Wenliang died from this.
The director of a major hospital in Wuhan died today due to corona virus. News agency Reuters quoted State Television as saying that Wuhan Wuchang Hospital director Liu Zhiming died at 10:30 am. He is the second doctor to die from infection with this virus. Earlier, Li Wenliang died from this. He was the first to issue an early warning about the corona virus. Action was also taken against them. The death toll from the corona virus epidemic in China has exceeded 1,800. On Monday, 93 more people died in the Hubei province, the epicenter of the virus. In its daily report, the province's Health Commission reported 1,807 new cases, according to news agency AFP. The number of new cases declined on Monday. 72 in China, According to news agency IANS, the Chinese Health Commission said that 98 people died on Monday, according to news agency IANS. In addition to 93 deaths in Hubei province, three people died in Henan, one each in Hebei and Hunan on Monday. As of Monday, 1,789 people have died of the virus in Hubei province, according to the news agency Reuters. While 1,807 new cases have been confirmed, the virus infection has increased to 59,989 cases.
The Commission said that 1,097 patients became seriously ill on Monday and 11,741 patients are in critical condition. According to the news agency Xinhua, out of 41,957 hospitalized patients in Hubei, 9,117 people are in critical condition and 1,853 people are in critical condition.
In Hubei, 1,223 patients were discharged from hospital after treatment on Monday. A total of 7,862 patients have been discharged from the hospital so far. A total of 12,552 people have been discharged from hospital in China so far.
In view of the human-to-human spread of the disease, more than 1.41 lakh people exposed to the virus-infected people are still under medical surveillance. As of Monday, there have been 60 cases and one death in Hong Kong. 22 cases have been confirmed in Taiwan and 10 in Macao.
Another news coming with this is that Hong Kong will have two charter flights to bring the stranded Hong Kong residents on the Diamond Princess in Yokohama, Japan. It has been announced by the Hong Kong SAR government that it will fly two flights to bring its stranded residents on its cruise, both of which will bring 350 Hong Kong residents aboard the ship by Thursday. China will reduce taxes on imports of certain US medical devices from March 2 to curb the spread of the corona virus. According to news agency AFP, this tax was levied on these devices due to trade wise. Other products including blood pressure measuring machine will be exempt.