There have been 60 more cases of the deadly coronavirus in South Korea. With this, the total confirmed cases of the virus in the country have been 893. After China, most cases of coronavirus are in South Korea. The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) gave this information. With the death of one more person due to infection, the number of people who died due to coronavirus in the country has increased to 8. KCDC said that the new maximum number of 49 cases of the virus is from Daegu city in North Yongsang province.
Coronavirus Case Increasing
Three days ago, KCDC had said that there is an increase of more than 200 cases of infection in the country every day. In South Korea, there was a sudden spurt in cases of coronavirus in recent days where several cases of infection reported last week at a religious establishment in the southern city of Daegu.
On the fast-spreading coronavirus in South Korea. The Prime Minister of South Korea held the local church and a hospital responsible and termed it a ‘serious condition’. He said that the government is making all efforts to prevent further spread of the disease.
Earlier, the Korea Center for Disease Control. And Prevention had said that 113 out of 120 new cases of Coronavirus registered in the fourth largest city of Daegu. And surrounding areas. The agency said that 70 of them are associated with a branch of Shinchonji Church in Daegu. This has become a major reason for spreading the virus in the country.