- Coronavirus outbreak: Death toll increased to 259
- The deadly virus has spread to 22 countries, in China till now 259 people
Air Indias’ B747 plane, evacuating 324 Indian people from Wuhan in China. The plane reached Delhi around 7:30 am on Saturday. There were five doctors and one paramedical staff on the plane. The flight departed at 1:17 pm on Friday. Second flight to evacuate Indians from China took off from Delhi at 1:37 pm. How Coronaviruses is caused and what are the preventive measures
The Chinese health authorities said that till now nearly 12,000 people have been infected by the novel Coronavirus. Outside China, more than 100 cases have been registered in 20 countries. Apple Inc said that it will shut down all its official stores in China until Feb 9.
The Tamil Nadu government said today that over 500 people including Chinese nationals who had arrived here from the novel coronavirus-hit Asian nation were under observation but said no positive cases of the deadly virus have been detected so far in the state. How Coronaviruses is caused and what are the preventive measures
Do antibiotics help in preventing or treating Coronavirus?
If you are hospitalised for being infected with Coronavirus, you may receive antibiotics
Is there any specific medicine to cure Coronavirus?
Even though some specific treatment is underway and tested for clinical trials, there is no specific medicine to prevent or treat Coronavirus.
Which group of people is affected by Coronavirus?
All age group people can be affected. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has asked people of all age groups to protect themselves from Coronavirus by following good hygiene and respiratory hygiene.