China Coronavirus: Wuhan City locks down a public transit due to Coronavirus Outbreak; 17 people Killed & 571 infected

Coronavirus is rapidly spreading in China. Thus the reason China took a statement to lock down a city of 11 million people by considering the core new coronavirus epidemic. By the end of Wednesday, 17 people are killed and nearly 600 people diseased by a coronavirus in China. As a result, many health authorities across the world are working to prevent a global Coronavirus Pandemic.


Chinese health authorities still examining the exact origin of the virus. But they believe that the virus has jumped from a seafood market in Wuhan, China where wildlife was also sold illegally. Also, the World Health Organization (WHO) states an animal species are the most primary sources to likely outbreak epidemic.

CORONAVIRUS SYMPTOMS: Coronavirus Symptoms comprises fever, difficulty in breathing and cough, similar to several other respiratory illnesses, and can cause pneumonia. As of now, there is no prevention introduced by china’s health authorities but they have announced these symptoms to recognize the virus.

Initially, Coronavirus strain is featured & emerged late last year at the end of December 2019. Well, this coronavirus disease spread from illegal wildlife at an animal market in Wuhan City. Also, some cases have been identified longer in the United States, fueling fears the virus is going to spread globally.

A local government of Wuhan’s city said, “All urban transport networks will shut down and even would suspend outgoing flights from Wuhan beginning at 10 am (0200 GMT) Thursday, also added that the government is pleading Wuhan citizens not to leave the city without specific reasons”.

Unlike with its confidentiality about 2002-2003 Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), who killed almost 800 people. But this time china’s communist government providing regular updates on the virus to avoid millions of people panic who are going to travel for the Chinese Lunar New Year holiday.

“During the visit to Wuhan, Vice Premier Sun Chunlan informed authorities should be open about the spread of coronavirus and their actions to contain it”, announced by an Official Xinhua news agency on Thursday, added that the comments probably to cheer & encourage worldwide health experts.

“There was an excellent discussion during the committee today (Wednesday), but it was not having a clear idea to proceed because of a lack of information about it,” said WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus in the statement.

“The World Health Organization (WHO) stated that the decision would be taken on Thursday whether to announce the outbreak a global health emergency, that would step up the international reply”, informed to media after a meeting held at its Geneva Headquarters on Wednesday.

If all goes like this then it will be the 6th international public health emergency call to be announced in the last decade.

“The necessary measures to limit or minimize the outbreak spread internationally are going to consider mostly at this time by the government to save the people in Wuhan”, he said, added our team in China is working with local experts and officials to research the virus outbreak.


Initially, it began in Wuhan and has now spread to other major population centers comprising Shanghai, Beijing, and Hong Kong.

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