8,083.80-170.0
Stock Analysis, IPO, Mutual Funds, Bonds & More

Four patients test positive for coronavirus in England after cruise ship evacuation

"Four further patients in England have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the UK to thirteen," the statement from the chief medical officer for England said.

Reuters|
Last Updated: Feb 23, 2020, 10.12 PM IST
0Comments
Agencies
diamond-cruise
"The virus was passed on in the Diamond Princess cruise ship and the patients are being transferred from Arrowe Park to specialist NHS (National Health Service) infection centres."
LONDON: Four passengers tested positive for coronavirus in England on Sunday after being evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, Chief Medical Officer Chris Whitty said in a statement on Twitter.

"Four further patients in England have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the UK to thirteen," the statement from the chief medical officer for England said.

"The virus was passed on in the Diamond Princess cruise ship and the patients are being transferred from Arrowe Park to specialist NHS (National Health Service) infection centres."

Also Read

Bank of England cuts rates to near zero

European shares gain on Bank of England triple whammy

Bank of England cuts rates to 0.25% in shock move over coronavirus

India look to continue their unbeaten run as they face England in the semi-final today

Comments
Add Your Comments
Commenting feature is disabled in your country/region.

Other useful Links


Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service