Since the beginning of the epidemic in China, 80,928 people have been infected with the coronavirus, of which 70,420 recovered, 3,245 died.
During March 18, China recorded 34 new cases of coronavirus infection, the National Health Committee of China said.
In particular, 21 patients were identified in Beijing, two in Shanghai, nine in Guangdong, one in the provinces Heilongjiang and Zhejian All patients came from abroad. In total, there are 189 infected people who arrived in China from abroad.
Eight fatalities and 23 new cases with suspected infection were recorded per day in the country. All deaths were recorded in Hubei.
Since the beginning of the epidemic, 80,928 cases of infection have been registered in China, of which 70,420 have left hospitals after recovery, 3245 have died.
The COVID-19 outbreak began in late 2019 in Wuhan, China. March 11 World Health Organization announced the spread of coronavirus pandemic. As of the morning of March 19, the number of people infected with coronavirus in the world reached 218,815Of these, 81 114 managed to recover, 8810 died, according to the Johns Hopkins Institute (Maryland, USA), which tracks the spread of the disease.
The World Health Organization noted that as of March 18, more than 80% of all infections were in countries in the western Pacific and Europe.
In Ukraine, as of March 18 16 cases of infection recorded: 10 of them – in the Chernivtsi region, two – in Kiev and Kiev region, one – in the Donetsk and Zhytomyr regions, two people died. Among the sick – People’s Deputy from the group “Dovіra” Sergei Shakhovwho was recently in France. Abroad, one Ukrainian died from COVID-19, another 12 are being treated.