The fast-spreading virus dampened the celebrations of China's Lunar New Year which began today.
In China at least 13 cities, covering 36million people, have had lockdowns and travel restrictions put in place. The first case in the USA was announced January 21 in Washington State and a second case was reported January 24 in IL. Two of them went to Wuhan for business.
"Our Embassy and Consulates General in China will continue to work with Chinese authorities to try and facilitate Indian citizens caught up in these hard circumstances", he added. The man arrived in Singapore on Jan 20. The Embassy has also opened three hotlines to respond to concerns of Indian citizens. These are +8618610952903, +8618612083629 and +8618612083617.
Like the flu, the Wuhan coronavirus seems to have a greater impact on older adults and people with underlying health conditions. On Saturday, Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan had directed that multidisciplinary central teams be sent to the seven designated airports of New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, and Kochi. A day earlier, Taiwan had reported its third coronavirus case. There have not been any secondary cases in the United States.
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He added that the widely available information about the illness appears to have contributed to the early detection of this case. His family members have been put into self isolation, though the government declined to give the number of people in the family.
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The new coronavirus, first reported in China on December 31, was originally believed to have been passed onto humans by animals but is now known to be transmissible person to person, although victims may be contracting the virus by coming in contact with saliva and other bodily fluids rather than through airborne factors.
The risk here is also lower because the virus originated on another continent, Baseman said.
"Don't panic unless you're paid to panic", Brandon Brown, an epidemiologist at UC Riverside who has studied many deadly outbreaks, told the Los Angeles Times.
With the genetic code in hand, scientists can start vaccine development work without needing a sample of the virus.
The mayor of Hubei province's capital Wuhan, a city of about 11 million and the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak that has killed 56 and infected 1,975 people, on Sunday said he expects another 1,000 new patients in the city, according to state broadcaster CCTV.
In Hubei though, the situation remains grim, despite the government sending over 1,350 medics to battle the epidemic.