Coronavirus: Britain says has found ninth case of bug in the country

  • Coronavirus: Britain says has found ninth case of bug in the country

Coronavirus: Britain says has found ninth case of bug in the country

"As of midnight on February 11, the state health committee received information from 31 provinces, about 44,653 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the new type of coronavirus, including 38,800 people now infected (8,204 are in serious condition); a total of 4,740 people were discharged from hospitals and 1,113 died", the state committee said in a statement.

This makes up to 9 cases of coronavirus in the UK.

The ninth confirmed case in the United Kingdom is believed to be a Chinese national who flew into London. BBNaija's Tacha Secretly Getting Married? Chris Whitty confirmed the case known as Covid-19.

Britain said on Wednesday (Feb 12) the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the country had risen to nine, saying the latest patient had caught the virus in China.

As being reported, the patient is a Chinese national who flew into London and is being treated at a specialist NHS center at Guy's and St Thomas' in the capital.

This coming after the 83 people quarantined at Arrowe Park Hospital on the Wirral, Merseyside, tested negative and are expected to be lifted on Thursday.