Which countries are currently affected by the ongoing wave of the spread of the coronavirus? A lot of concerns arise concerning the new virus worrying health experts today.
Though there are claims by experts that the disease is not as deadly as its cousin SARS, prevention measures are on the increase with many countries working hard on airports and borders.
All over the world, various people have been diagnosed with the virus, which is believed to have originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan; a city with 11 million people.
The Wuhan seafood market is believed to be the main culprit regarding its source with experts believing it is due to the controversial trade of wildlife in that market.
In China alone, at least 2800 people have died and more than 4,500 cases have been recorded across the country with many feared to have the virus though recorded.
Globally, there are 82,000 cases with infections in every continent except Antarctica.
Here are the countries with confirmed cases of the virus.
2. S. Korea
3. Diamond Princess
8. Hong Kong
47. North Macedonia
51. Sri Lanka
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