New coronavirus death toll reaches 724

09:06   8 February, 2020

The death toll from the new coronavirus has reached 724. According to, the number of infected has reached 34,878, and 6,106 of them are in very critical condition.

Infections have been reported in 28 countries, including Japan (89), Singapore (33), Hong Kong (26), Thailand (25), and South Korea (24).

The overwhelming majority of deaths from this coronavirus have been reported in China, and 83 patients have died of this disease in recent days. Outside China, one patient died in Hong Kong and another in the Philippines.

A total of 2,085 patients have recovered and were discharged from hospitals.

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