What is Coronavirus
This deadly virus has scared the whole world and no one has sufficient information about this virus. Below you will find all the required information about this virus and how you can avoid getting infected from it.
1. What is Coronavirus?
What is Coronavirus – Corona virus belongs to such a family of viruses whose infection can cause problems ranging from a cold to breathing problems. This virus has never been seen before. The virus infection started in December in Wuhan, China.
According to WHO, fever, cough, shortness of breath are its symptoms. So far no vaccine has been made to stop the virus from spreading.
2. What are the symptoms of this disease?
Its symptoms are similar to the flu. As a result of infection, problems like fever, cold, shortness of breath, runny nose and sore throat arise. This virus spreads from person to person. Therefore, great care is being taken about this.
In some cases, the corona virus can also be fatal. Especially older people and who already have asthma, diabetes, and heart disease.
3. What are the preventive measures?
The Ministry of Health has issued guidelines to prevent corona virus. According to them, hands should be washed with soap. Alcohol-based hand rub can also be used. Keep the nose and mouth covered with handkerchief or tissue paper while coughing and peeling.
Stay away from people who have cold and flu symptoms. Avoid the consumption of eggs and meat. Avoid contact with wild animals.
What are the symptoms of corona virus?
Coronavirus disease – COVID-19, which started in Wuhan, China, has so far reached more than 170 countries. The number of people who died due to its infection has increased to 10,254. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared it an epidemic.
Governments around the world are focusing on making people aware of the corona virus. Experts say that it can be controlled only by preventing its infection from spreading. Corona virus can be prevented better by identifying its symptoms.
223 infection cases in India
There is a number of cases of infection from corona in India. These include 191 Indians and 32 foreign nationals. Corona has so far taken 170 countries. Symptoms of corona have been found in 26 people in Kerala. However, 3 of these people have been treated.
PM Modi discussed with the heads of SAARC countries
Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed the corona virus with heads of SAARC countries through video conferencing at 5 pm on Sunday evening. The discussion included Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani, Maldives President Ibrahim Soli, Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksha, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Bhutan Prime Minister and Nepal’s Prime Minister KP Oli.
Pakistan’s health minister joined the discussion. All the chiefs agreed to fight Corona together. In Italy, 27,980 people have been killed by the deadly virus Corona.
- So far 10,254 people have died across the world from Corona.
- So far 853 people have died from Corona in Iran and 81 in South Korea.
- In Italy alone, 2,158 people have died from Corona so far.
- So far, the number of people affected by corona in China has risen to 80,824.
- In China, the number of people who died from Corona has so far reached about 3200.
- The number of people infected with the corona virus has crossed 2,50,650 worldwide.
The big challenge to control the corona
Preventing it from spreading has become a major challenge for health officials. However, China is doing everything possible to stop it. The number of new cases has decreased there. It has spread to 170 countries.
The WHO has declared it an epidemic. An advisory has also been issued by WHO, which provides information about the symptoms of the disease and its prevention measures.
This virus reached 170 countries
Corona virus cases have been confirmed in 170 countries outside China. These countries include Thailand, Iran, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Australia, Malaysia, America, France, Germany, and the United Arab Emirates. Let us know what are the symptoms and ways of prevention of this virus.
World Health Organization (WHO) also issued advisory
Most affected in China and Italy
In China, this virus has had a huge impact. China’s economy has suffered the most. China’s economy is already in a state of lethargy. About 18 years ago there was a similar threat from the SARS virus. In the year 2002-03, more than 700 people died due to SARS.
Corona is 900 times smaller than human hair
The corona virus is 900 times smaller than a human hair, in size. This small virus has scared the whole world. Its fear is visible worldwide.