A female Chinese volunteer from Blue Sky Rescue wears a protective suit as she fumigates and disinfects an area of a local bus station on March 7, 2020 in Beijing, China.
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- Global cases: More than 662,073
- Global deaths: At least 30,780
- Top 5 countries: United States (122,666), Italy (92,472), China (81,999), Spain (73,235) and Germany (57,695)
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University as of 8:19 a.m. Beijing time
All times below are in Beijing time.
9:30 am: South Korea reports 105 more cases, 8 additional deaths
South Korea reported another 105 coronavirus cases, bringing the country’s total so far to 9,583, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Eight more people died, pushing the death toll to 152 since the outbreak, said KCDC. — Yen Nee Lee
9:10 am: China reports 45 new cases, of which 44 were ‘imported’
China’s National Health Commission reported 45 new cases of the coronavirus disease in the mainland, with all but one involving travelers from overseas.
The country also reported five additional deaths, all of which were in Hubei province, said the commission.