Over 50,000 travellers screened at Mumbai airport for coronavirus symptoms
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 6:05 PM
The health department of Maharashtra on Monday said that over 50,000 travellers have undergone screening at the international airport in Mumbai for novel coronavirus since January 18. The screening for the deadly infection started at the busy airport more than a fortnight after the coronavirus (named by the WHO as Covid-19) outbreak was reported from the Hubei province in central China in December-end.
China's main manufacturing hubs reboot after virus shutdown
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 6:03 PM
Mainland China reported nine new coronavirus cases outside the epicentre of Hubei on Monday, the lowest since the national health authority started publishing nationwide daily figures on Jan. 20. Several provinces have lowered their coronavirus emergency response measures, allowing more flexibility on transportation and helping firms resume production.