The coronavirus, which appeared first in China’s Wuhan city is spreading worldwide. Till date, nearly 3000 people have died from this virus. United States also registered its first death from Coronavirus on Saturday. The government officially announced a death from Coronavirus in Washington state on Saturday.
Seattle and King County health officer, Dr. Jeffrey Duchin, said the victim (50) died while undergoing treatment at a hospital. Foreign Minister Mike Pompeo said that the affected family is in the heart of every American citizen.
President Donald Trump said that he respectfully urges media and politicians not to spread panic over the coronavirus because there is no reason to panic at all. Michael Ryan, director of the World Health Organization’s Health Emergency Program, said that while efforts are being made to prevent Kovid-19 (Coronavirus), it is not fair to declare it a global epidemic.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) mandated the screening of passengers for the Coronavirus at five air ports, namely New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Chicago. The US government has cancelled all the flights in and out of Wuhan.
Officials said that 66 Covid-19 ( Coronavirus) cases were reported in the US as on Saturday. Government sources said the government is working very hard to eradicate the Coronavirus.