Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Picture uploaded to social media on January 25, 2020 by the Central Hospital of Wuhan show medical staff attending to patients, in Wuhan, China. he death toll from China's coronavirus outbreak jumped to 41 as the Lunar New Year got off to a gloomy start on Saturday (January 25), with Hong Kong declaring a virus emergency, scrapping celebrations, and restricting links to mainland China. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS

Pictures uploaded to social media on January 25, 2020 by the Central Hospital of Wuhan show medical staff attending to a patient, in Wuhan, China. Hubei province, where authorities are rushing to build a 1,000 bed hospital in six days to treat patients in the city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS

Picture uploaded to social media on January 25, 2020 by the Central Hospital of Wuhan show medical staff, in Wuhan, China. The number of confirmed cases in China stands at 1,287. The virus has also been detected in Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Nepal, and the United States. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS

Pictures uploaded to social media on January 25, 2020 by the Central Hospital of Wuhan show medical staff attending to patients, in Wuhan, China. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS

Picture uploaded to social media on January 25, 2020 by the Central Hospital of Wuhan show medical staff, in Wuhan, China. THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS