Corona LIVE abroad / UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson positive; 5 lakh cases worldwide, 769 deaths in 24 hours in Spain
Boris Johnson tweeted that he was infected, he is in isolation.
- 195 countries in the grip of coronavirus, 24 thousand 594 killed
- More than 5 lakh 40 thousand infected, more than one lakh 25 thousand patients recovered
Washington. All 195 countries of the world are vulnerable to corona virus. More than 5 lakh 40 thousand people are infected. 24 thousand 594 people have died. More than one lakh 25 thousand patients have also been cured. Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson became infected with corona virus on Friday. Earlier on Thursday, the infection was also confirmed in Prince Charles. Boris tweeted on Friday that he was infected. He said that I had signs of infection. I have isolated myself after being tested positive. He said that I will keep working through video conferencing. Apart from Britain, the number of infected is also increasing rapidly in Spain. Here 64 thousand 59 people are infected and 4 thousand 900 deaths have been done. In the last 24 hours, 769 people have died due to infection.
China : China offers help to America
Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke to US President Donald Trump on Friday. He offered help to America. Jinping also suggested Trump to take concrete steps and work together to tackle the virus. Meanwhile, China announced to close its border to other countries from Saturday (28 March). It has also banned the landing of all international aircraft till 28 March. The government has taken this step to prevent the spread of coronavirus. In December, the virus spread from the city of Wuhan in China. It is not clear how long the border will remain closed. So far, there have been 3,287 deaths. At the same time, 81, 285 people are infected.
South Africa : South Africa lockdown for three weeks
South Africa has been locked down for three weeks from Friday. The army and police have been given the responsibility to implement it. Movements anywhere in the country except for essential works have been banned. So far, 927 positive cases of corona have been reported in South Africa. It is the highest among African countries. However, there has not been a single death from this till now.
Italy : 8,215 deaths in Italy in last 1 month 6 days
So far, 80,589 cases of corona have been reported in Italy and 8,215 people have died. Italy’s Director of Civil Protection Department Agostino Miozzo has confirmed 4,492 new cases in the country in the last 48 hours. Of these, 33,648 are in isolation and 3,612 are placed in ICU. At the same time, 24,753 infected people have been admitted to the general ward of the hospital. He said that so far 10,361 people have been completely cured. The first case of corona infection in Italy was revealed on 21 February.