Over 800 People Killed By Coronavirus Already.

The death toll from the deadly coronavirus disease hits 811 at the moment. According to the Chinese National Health Commission report today about 811 people have been killed by the disease in mainland China.

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This records, therefore, beats that of SARS, a respiratory disease which began in China in the early 2000s and caused global health care.

Across China, 89 new deaths and 2,656 new confirmed cases were reported, the vast majority in the province of Hubei.

The country’s national health commission says also that a total of 33,738 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus since the beginning of the outbreak in December.

It reports also that the number of new cases of pneumonia caused by the virus rose by 2,147 and that 81 new deaths were reported over the last 24 hours in Hubei, bringing the total to 780.

The virus, which has spread to about two dozen countries since first being identified, has only claimed the lives of two people outside mainland China, a Chinese man in the Philippines and a man in Hong Kong — who had been to Hubei.

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