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The number of infected with the coronavirus on the liner Diamond Princess in Japan increased to 44 and reached 218. It is reported RIA Novosti citing a statement by the Minister of health, labour and social welfare of the country Katsunobu Kato.
The authorities have decided to withdraw from the Board of the elderly passengers, the rest will remain on the ship until the expiration of the quarantine period. Previously, the quarantine will expire on 19 Feb, however it can extend. According to Kato, among those who is 43 passengers and one crew member.
12 Feb the number of people infected with coronavirus on the cruise liner Diamond Princess in Japan has increased to 175 people.
5 Feb cruise ship Diamond Princess anchored off the coast of Japan after the Board showed people with symptoms of the coronavirus. A vector of infection was 80-year-old resident of Hong Kong, descended on the beach on January 25. Now on the liner are about 3.7 thousand passengers from more than 50 countries. They will all remain in their quarters on 14-day quarantine. Russians among cases no.
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