Situation update: 

  • A total of 581 confirmed cases have been reported for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) globally;
  • Of the 581 cases reported, 571 cases were reported from China;
  • Cases have been reported in Thailand, Japan, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Taipei Municipality, China, Macau Special Administrative Region, United States of America and the Republic of Korea; All had travel history to Wuhan;
  • Of the 571 confirmed cases in China, 375 cases were confirmed from Hubei Province;
  • Of the 571 cases, 95 cases are severely ill ;
  • Seventeen deaths have been reported (all from Hubei Province);

Source: WHO