- The rise in the death toll from coronavirus disease continues to worry the global community
- China has so far reported official death figure of over 2,500 persons
Latest information has it that Italy and France are the only two countries in Europe with reported deaths from COVID-19.
A lot of economic activities have been grounded as a result of coronavirus disease outbreak.
Coronavirus deaths in 10 (nine countries and a cruise ship) places listed below by The Spectator Index as of the morning of Monday, February 24:
- China: 2592
- Iran: 12
- South Korea: 7 (latest news on number of deaths now stand at 8 persons)
- Diamond Princess ship: 3
- Italy: 3
- Hong Kong: 2
- Japan: 1
- Taiwan: 1
- France: 1
- Philippines: 1
The breaking news coming in now has it that coronavirus death in South Korea has increased from seven to eight.