Coronavirus spreads to Beijing as China confirms 139 new cases over the weekend
China has reported 139 cases of pneumonia and the causes of the same is a new strain of Coronavirus. There have been three deaths so far after the outbreak of the virus.
Almost 7 million Chinese were estimated to have traveled overseas last year during the Lunar New Year holiday season. “I believe Chinese tourists will bring the virus to many other countries in Asia in the coming days, due to their overseas travels during the Lunar New Year holiday,” Professor David Hui Shu-cheong, a respiratory expert at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, told CNN Monday.