- "Initial success has been made in stabilizing the situation and turning the tide in Hubei and Wuhan."
- Nine fatal cases of coronavirus have been reported in Karachi, Pakistan.
- Saudi Arabia has enforced stringent rules on people coming to their country.
Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc in China. In the last 24 hours, 17 more people died there due to this virus. With this, the total number of deaths has increased to 3,136. Amidst the havoc of COVID-19, President Xi Jinping has made a big announcement. He said that the deadly virus has been controlled in Hubei Province, the main center of coronavirus, and its capital, Wuhan.
In Pakistan too, coronavirus has created a furor due to the growing infection. In Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city and capital of Sindh province, nine fatal cases of coronavirus have been reported in a single day.
Xi Jinping’s Big Announcement
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the virus-infested city of Wuhan on his first visit on Tuesday after an outbreak of the coronavirus. The ruling Communist Party of China Chairman arrived in Wuhan to investigate measures to prevent the epidemic. On this tour, he announced that it has been controlled in Wuhan, the main center of the coronavirus. He said, “initial success has been made in stabilizing the situation and turning the tide in Hubei and Wuhan.”
At Least 3,136 Coronavirus Deaths in China
Chinese officials said 19 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed, and 17 more people died on Monday. The National Health Commission (NHC) said that 17 people died in Hubei province and its capital, Wuhan. The number of deaths due to the virus, spread in more than 100 countries, has reached 4,011. Another 110,000 people have been infected by it.
Coronavirus Cases Increased in Stirred-up Pakistan
Nine fatal cases of coronavirus have been reported in Karachi. Two more cases of the disease have been reported in the most affected province, Sindh. With this, the total number of people suffering from this disease in the country has now increased to 18. Among these, 15 belong to Karachi, the capital of the province. Two cases have been reported in Gilgit-Baltistan and one in Islamabad.
The first death from coronavirus has occurred in Canada. Health officials in the western province of British Columbia gave this information.
Iran Released 70,000 Prisoners
Iran is battling the Coronavirus, and ranks third worldwide in terms of the number of people infected with the virus. In such a situation, the Justice Department of Iran decided to release 70,000 prisoners. People also say that leaving such a large number of prisoners can create an atmosphere of insecurity.
Saudi Arabia Imposes Fine, Strict Action Against Iranians
Iran is most affected by the Corona virus among the Gulf countries. In such a situation, other countries are focusing on border control. Saudi Arabia has enforced stringent rules on people coming to their country. If someone does not give his or her details, he will be fined heavily.