India reports second coronavirus case and evacuates over 300 people stuck in the epicenter

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Coronavirus updates: India reports second case and evacuates over 300 people stuck in the epicenter

Coronavirus updates: India reports second case and evacuates over 300 people stuck in the epicenter

The death toll has risen to 304 due to the Chinese corona virus. (File)

New Delhi:

India reported its second case of coronavirus in Kerala, where the first case of infectious disease that killed over 300 people in China was reported earlier this week.

In the early morning, 324 Indians were evacuated by Air India aircraft from Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the outbreak.

China is facing increasing international travel bans and flight restrictions as the death toll has increased to 304 due to the deadly novel corona virus. As the virus has now spread to more than two dozen nations, including Russia and the UK, the World Health Organization (WHO) has explained this. Corona virus outbreak is a global health emergency.

Many countries have ways to evacuate their citizens from Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak.

Here are the updates to the corona virus outbreak

Corona virus updates: The global spread of the corona virus

Outside of mainland China, more than 100 infections have been reported in more than 20 countries.

Here is the list of countries outside of China that have confirmed cases of the novel 2019 corona virus:

  • The Asia Pacific region includes India, Australia, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
  • The North American countries include Canada and the United States.
  • The European countries Great Britain, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, Sweden and Spain.
  • United Arab Emirates (UAE) from the Middle East.
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