Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.
Asia has the highest recorded and confirmed Corona virus Death Cases as of today Feb-11-2020
Here are List of Countries Not to Visit in Asia Untill a Cure For The Coronavirus is Discovered.
Cambodia confirmed its first case of Corona virus on January 27.
Minister of Health Mam Bunheng said the patient was a 60-year-old Chinese national in the coastal city of Sihanoukville.
As of February 11, at least 42,638 people in mainland China were confirmed as having been infected with the virus, most of them in and around Wuhan. At least 1,016 people have died, China’s national health commission said.
The city of Macau, a gambling hub hugely popular with mainland tourists, has confirmed 10 cases.
Hong Kong reported its first death from the disease on February 4 of a man who had travelled from Wuhan. At least 42 people, including the deceased man, were confirmed to have been infected as of February 11.
On February 3, a third positive case of the Corona virus was reported in India’s southern state of Kerala, the country’s health ministry said.
All three are students who returned from Wuhan, according to local media.
A total of 135 people on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship docked at Yokohama had tested positive for the virus, as of February 10, Japan’s health ministry said.
Japan does not include the people on board as part of its national tally, in accordance with guidance from the WHO.
The total for Japan is 28.
On February 10, Malaysia reported its eighteenth case of Corona virus, a man who had visited mainland China before returning home in February, the Health Ministry said.
Most of the cases in Malaysia are Chinese nationals, but at least two Malaysians have also been infected.
Nepal said on January 24 that a 32-year-old man arriving from Wuhan had tested positive for Corona virus.
The patient, who was initially quarantined, recovered and was discharged. The government said surveillance has been increased at the airport “and suspicious patients entering Nepal are being monitored”.
7. The Philippines
Philippine health officials confirmed a third case of Corona virus on February 5, including the first death from Corona virus outside China, which was announced on February 2.
Singapore on February 10 announced two more cases, one of whom had been on an evacuation flight from Wuhan, taking its total to 45.
Several of the cases in Singapore have involved human-to-human transmission. Attention has also focused on a company meeting at a luxury hotel last month where at least four people picked up the infection.
A Malaysian, two South Koreans and a Briton, their cases were recorded elsewhere and are not part of the 43 in Singapore.
9. South Korea
On February 9, South Korea reported three new cases of the virus, bringing the country’s total to 27.
The latest cases included a 37-year-old Chinese woman, a 51-year-old South Korean man and a 73-year-old woman, according to Yonhap news agency. All three relatives visited Guangdong province in southern China.
10. Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka confirmed its first case of Corona virus on January 27.
The patient was identified as a 43-year-old Chinese woman from Hubei province who had arrived in Sri Lanka as a tourist. She was admitted to the Infectious Diseases Hospital.
Taiwan confirmed its eighteenth case on February 9, a young woman in her 20s who has not shown any symptoms of the viral infection, Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said at a press briefing.
Thailand confirmed one new cases on February 11, bringing the total number of coronavirus patients in the country to 33.
The new case is a 54-year-old Chinese woman from Wuhan who was put in quarantine after coming into contact with another Chinese virus patient while in Thailand, said Suwanchai Wattanayingcharoenchia, the director-general of the Department of Disease Control.
13. United Arab Emirates
The UAE confirmed one new case on February 10, bringing the country’s total to eight.
The country’s health ministry said the patient was an Indian national who had come into contact with a recently diagnosed person.
On February 1, the UAE became the first country in the Middle East to confirm cases of the coronavirus. It is the only country in the region to report cases.
On February 11, Vietnam confirmed one new case, a three-month-old baby infected by her grandmother, bringing the country’s total to 15.
The authorities have said 10 of the cases were from the northern province of Vinh Phuc.