China has the lowest number of cases for the first time since the outbreak of the new Novel Coronavirus, numbering 40.
According to Reuters, from January, China began releasing statistics for coronavirus disease patients on a daily basis, and new cases indicate that the severity of the disease has dropped significantly in this country. Is.
Since the beginning of March, cases in China have been seeing a drop in rates, while the health workers have left sick people behind.
According to the report, 36 out of 40 cases have surfaced in Wuhan, the city from which the virus began to spread and now it has infected more than 11,000 people in several countries around the world.
The other 4 cases are from Iran's returnees, one of the few countries affected by the virus.
The World Health Organization has also confirmed that 70% of the more than 80,000 cases in China have recovered so far, and they have been discharged from the hospital, indicating that the outbreak is about to end.
"China has controlled the outbreak," World Health Organization Director-General Dr Dedros Adhanom Ghibrios said in a routine press briefing on Monday.
He said China and South Korea's actions have led to optimism against the virus, while Dr Maria Van Krakowitz of the World Organization said, "In many countries, the situation will get worse before it gets better".
Examples of stringent measures in Wuhan and Singapore, he said, "We can see the rays of light but how quickly we can reach it, depends on what other countries do."
China has also closed 11 temporary hospitals for treating patients and advised people to take precautionary measures.
The situation is improving in China, but other countries are facing difficulties in preventing the spread of the virus.
The UK reported the highest number of cases on Monday, while Italy, the most affected country outside of Asia, planned to put more than 150 million people in Quarantina in northern parts of the country, which people reported Has started moving to other areas