It was announced that 40 more people were infected on the ship, which was quarantined due to coronavirus in Japan. The number of cases encountered on board increased to 175, while the number of cases across Japan increased to 204.
Today, bad news came from the quarantined ship in Japan due to the Coronavirus spreading from Wuhan, China.
Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato announced that 39 of the 53 people who were last tested on the ship had a coronavirus detected.
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In addition, apart from 39 people, it was stated that 1 quarantine officer was also infected, while all new cases detected would be referred to health institutions.
With the latest cases, the number of cases detected so far on board was 175, while the number of cases reported throughout the country was 204.
It was announced that the quarantine on the ship, which was quarantined in Japan, would end on February 19, after a Hong Kong passenger was found to have coronavirus after leaving the ship.
Whether the quarantine period will be extended or not remains uncertain.