Beijing: According to South China Morning Post, the Health Authorities in China’s Hubei province on Tuesday has reported 103 more deaths and 2,097 newly confirmed cases of the Coronavirus.
Now the death toll has mounted to 974 in Hubei, and 1,011 in mainland China, according to CNN.
According to SCMP report, over 42,000 people have been affected worldwide.
A team of international experts led by the World Health Organisation (WHO) arrived in China on Monday night to assist the Chinese health officials in containing the coronavirus outbreak.
China and the WHO will form a joint expert team to conduct in-depth discussions on and evaluations of the novel coronavirus epidemic and the containment, a National Health Commission spokesperson said.