Coronavirus disease - COVID-19, which started in Wuhan, China, has reached 123 countries. The number of people who died due to its infection has crossed 5000. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared it an epidemic. Governments around the world are focusing on making people aware of the corona virus. Experts say that it can be controlled only by preventing its infection from spreading. Corona virus can be prevented better by identifying its symptoms.

corona virus spread

Cases of corona virus have been confirmed in 122 countries outside China, reached in 123 countries. These countries include Thailand, Iran, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Australia, Malaysia, America, France, Germany and United Arab Emirates.

So far 5000 people have died across the world from Corona.
So far 75 people have died in 611 South Korea from Corona in Iran.
In Italy alone, 1441 people have died from Corona so far.
So far, the number of people affected by corona in China has risen to 80,824.
So far in China, the number of people who died of corona has reached about 3200.
The number of people infected with the corona virus has crossed 1,50,000 worldwide.

Most affected in China and Italy

In China, this virus has had a huge impact. China's economy has suffered the most. China's economy is already in a state of lethargy. About 18 years ago there was a similar threat from the SARS virus. In 2002-03, more than 700 people died due to SARS all over the world. In Italy too, more than 1441 deaths have taken place so far.

Schools and colleges in Italy closed until 15 March

Schools and colleges in Italy closed until 15 March, 1441 patients died due to Corona virus in Italy and people and administration are in panic. The Italian government has closed all schools and universities until 15 March. The reason for this is to prevent people from gathering in crowded places.

93 cases of infection in India

93 cases of infection from corona have also been confirmed in India. There are 76 Indian and 17 foreign nationals among them. So far, Corona has engulfed 13 states. Most corona cases have come in Kerala. Symptoms of corona have been found in 22 people here. However, 3 of these people have been treated. After this, corona has been confirmed in 19 people in Maharashtra. There have also been 12 corona cases in UP. Symptoms of corona virus have been found in 7 people in Delhi. 6 cases have been confirmed in Karnataka. So far two people have died due to corona infection in India.

Controlling the corona has become a big challenge for health authorities to stop it from spreading. However, China is doing everything possible to stop it. The number of new cases has decreased there. At the same time, after receiving cases of corona virus in 123 countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared it an epidemic. An advisory has also been issued by WHO, which provides information about the symptoms of disease and its prevention measures.

What is corona virus?

 Corona virus belongs to a family of viruses whose infection can cause problems ranging from a cold to breathing problems. This virus has never been seen before. The virus infection started in December in Wuhan, China. According to WHO, fever, cough, shortness of breath are its symptoms. So far no vaccine has been made to stop the virus from spreading.

What are the preventive measures?

The Ministry of Health has issued guidelines to prevent corona virus. According to them, hands should be washed with soap. Alcohol based hand rub can also be used. Keep your nose and mouth covered with handkerchief or tissue paper while coughing and peeling. Stay away from people who have cold and flu symptoms. Avoid intake of eggs and meat. Avoid contact with wild animals.

What are the symptoms of this disease?

Its symptoms are similar to the flu. As a result of infection, problems like fever, cold, shortness of breath, runny nose and sore throat arise. This virus spreads from person to person. Therefore, great care is being taken about this. In some cases, the corona virus can also be fatal. Especially older people and who already have asthma, diabetes and heart disease.