China Reports 121 More Coronavirus Deaths, Spike in New Cases
|02/14/2020||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
China’s National Health Commission said Friday that 121 more people have died from the new coronavirus, bringing the death toll to nearly 1,400.
The commission has also recorded 5,090 more confirmed cases of infections.
Speaking to reporters, commission Vice Minister Zeng Tixin said 1,716 health workers have also been infected by the coronavirus and six of them have died.
With the most recent update, the total number of infected people stands at 63,851 as of Thursday night.
World Health Organization spokesman Tarik Jasarevic told Reuters Thursday the increase in the number of new cases reflects a “broader definition” of a coronavirus diagnosis and read more >>>