Coronavirus death toll has reached 910, and 97 new deaths were recorded only in the last day.
All but two deaths are recorded in mainland China. One death has been reported in Hong Kong and the Philippines.
According to worldometers.info, there are 40 553 confirmed cases of infection, of which 6494 are in critical condition and 3324 patients recovered.
The number of deaths from the new coronavirus has already exceeded the total number of victims of the SARS epidemic (SARS, severe acute respiratory syndrome) of 2003 and MERS of 2012: in 2003, 774 people died in more than two dozen countries, and MERS killed 858 people.