Excavators and bulldozers are seen at the construction site where the new hospital is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus, following the outbreak and the city's lockdown, on the outskirts of Wuhan, China January 24, 2020. Construction work was underway on Sunday, January 26, 2020 to build a hospital dedicated for patients infected with the new coronavirus in China's Wuhan city, the centre of the outbreak. Picture taken January 24, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Excavators are seen at the construction site where the new hospital is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus, following the outbreak and the city's lockdown, on the outskirts of Wuhan, China January 24, 2020. The building is due to be finished by Feb. 3. Construction of a second hospital, designed to have 1,300 beds, is scheduled to be completed in half a month. cnsphoto via REUTERS

An aerial view shows the construction site of a new hospital dedicated to treating patients with coronavirus, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China January 24, 2020, in this still image taken from video. The ability of the new coronavirus to spread is strengthening and infections could continue to rise, China's National Health Commission said on Sunday, with nearly 2,000 people in China infected and 56 killed by the disease. China News Service/via REUTERS TV

Workers clear the way at the construction site where the new hospital is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus following the outbreak and the city's lockdown, on the outskirts of Wuhan, China January 24, 2020. The virus, believed to have originated late last year in a seafood market in Wuhan that was illegally selling wildlife, has spread to Chinese cities including Beijing and Shanghai, as well as the United States, Thailand, South Korea, Japan, Australia, France and Canada. cnsphoto via REUTERS

An aerial view shows the construction site of a new hospital dedicated to treating patients with coronavirus, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China January 24, 2020, in this still image taken from video. Chinese authority is aiming to build a hospital in six days to treat patients infected by a flu-like virus in Wuhan, the epicenter of the new coronavirus outbreak. China News Service/via REUTERS TV

An aerial view shows the construction site of a new hospital dedicated to treating patients with coronavirus, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China January 24, 2020, in this still image taken from video. Construction has started on the first dedicated hospital and is due to be finished by Feb 3. Construction of the second hospital, designed to have 1,300 beds, is scheduled to be completed in half a month. China News Service/via REUTERS TV