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World corona virus updates as per 24/03/2020

ByJuma Chai

Mar 24, 2020

here are updates on the world corona virus(covid 19) situation in the world as per 24/03/2020.

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World corona virus updates as per 25/03/2020

March 24 (GMT)

  • 27 new cases and 1 new death in Serbia [source]
  • 2 new cases in the Cayman Islands [source]
  • 4 new cases and 1 new death in Ghana [source]
  • 8 new cases in Uganda [source]
  • 43 new cases in the Dominican Republic [source]
  • 41 new cases in Armenia [source]
  • 293 new cases and 7 new deaths in Turkey
  • 116 new cases in Czechia [source]
  • 39 new cases and 5 new deaths in Egypt [source]
  • 6 new cases in Bosnia and Herzegovina, including a married couple in their 30s who had returned from the Caribbeans via France  [source]
  • 1 new case in Congo [source]
  • 2 new cases in Djibouti [source]
  • 13 new cases in Mayotte [source]
  • 9 new cases in Martinique
  • 1 new case in Guyana
  • 3 new cases in Saint Martin
  • 4 new cases in Guadeloupe
  • 3 new cases in Faeroe Islands [source]
  • 27 new cases and 1 new death in Japan [source]
  • 12 new cases in Senegal [source]
  • 371 new cases in Israel [source]
  • 1 new case in Namibia. Health minister Kalumbi Shangula says Namibians should prepare to be confined to their homes and for shops to close as the country will soon tighten measures to avoid the further spread of the virus [source] [source]
  • 2 new cases in Antigua and Barbuda: a 76-year-old man who traveled from the UK and a 54-year-old man who traveled from New York [source]
  • 14 new cases in Liechtenstein [source]
  • 71 new cases and 2 new deaths in Greece: a 64-year-old man and a 78-year old man, both with underlying health issues [source] [source]
  • 32 new cases in Peru [source]
  • 1 new case in Angola [source]
  • 24 new cases in Costa Rica [source]
  • alert 103 new cases and 3 new deaths in India30 States/UTs (covering 548 districts) announce complete lockdown. PM Modi had said earlier: “Many people are still not taking the lockdown seriously. Please save yourself, save your family, follow the instructions seriously. I request the state governments to get the rules and laws followed” [source] [source] [source] [source] [source]
  • 8 new cases in Mauritius [source]
  • 15 new cases in Sri Lanka [source]
  • 6 new cases and 1 new death in Montenegro [source] [source]
  • 28 new cases in Morocco [source]
  • 15 new cases in Jordan, including two children: a 2 months old and a 4 years old [source] [source]
  • 143 new cases and 4 new deaths in Romania: a 72-year-old woman with underlying health issues, a 71-year-old man, a 61-year-old man and a 65-year-old patient [source] [source] [source] [source]
  • alert 3838 new cases and 186 new deaths in France, including two doctors [source] [source]
  • 1 new case in Guatemala [source]
  • 43 new cases in Bahrain [source]
  • alert 4321 new cases and 435 new deaths in Spain [source]
  • 7 new cases in Qatar [source]
  • 1 new case in Saint Lucia [source]
  • 4789 new cases and 601 new deaths in Italy (Italian Officials had incorrectly reported 602 new deaths – instead of 601 – in the live press briefing. We have corrected the number once the written report was made public). Statistics and trends by province [source] [source]
  • 3 new cases in China, Macao SAR [source]
  • 1 new case in Sint Maarten [source]
  • 5 new cases in Cuba [source]
  • 4 new cases in Haiti [source]
  • 46 new cases and 1 new death in Colombia, an 88 years old man from Santa Marta [source] [source]
  • 77 new cases in Luxembourg [source]
  • 21 new cases in Cyprus [source]
  • 8 new cases in Isle of Man [source]
  • 192 new cases and 4 new deaths in Ecuador [source]
  • 17 new cases in Lithuania [source]
  • 61 new cases in Croatia [source]
  • 7 new cases in Georgia [source]
  • 15 new cases in Moldova [source]
  • 20 new cases in Iceland [source]
  • 11 new cases in the United States Virgin Islands [source]
  • 114 new cases and 1 new death in Chile: an elderly patient who had been suffering from cancer [source] [source]
  • 4 new cases in Channel Islands [source]
  • 1 new case in Kenya [source]
  • 128 new cases in South Africa [source]
  • 1st case in Turks and Caicos [source]
  • 2 new cases in French Guiana [source]
  • 3 new cases in Equatorial Guinea [source]
  • 10 new cases in Vietnam including:
    • 29-year-old doctor (first doctor infected with COVID-19 in Vietnam) who developed a sore throat on March 19 and, one day later, also cough, muscle aches, and fever
    • an international student in the Netherlands who returned home on March 15
    • a 44-year-old woman who lives in the Czech Republic
    • a 30-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman from Cambodia
    • a 29-year-old man who had traveled to Indonesia and Thailand
    • a 27-year-old man who is a foreign language teacher and had contacts with previously confirmed cases
    • a 58-year-old male who had returned from the US

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  • 7 new cases in Réunion [source]
  • 97 new cases and 1 new death in Pakistan [source]
  • 8 new cases and 1 new death in Puerto Rico: a 73-year-old man from New York who had been on vacation [source]
  • 6 new cases in the DR Congo [source]
  • alert 15 new cases and 2 new deaths in Albania:
    – an obese 43-year-old man, and a 71-year-old man who had cancer
    – doctors managed to restitute a 61-year-old man who was proclaimed clinically dead, he is still in serious condition  [source] [source] [source]
  • 28 new cases and 1 new death in Slovenia: a 67-year-old man with cardiovascular disease [source] [source]
  • 45 new cases in the United Arab Emirates [source]
  • 51 new cases in Saudi Arabia [source]
  • 20 new cases in Andorra [source]
  • 74 new cases in Finland [source]
  • 12 new cases in San Marino [source]
  • 1 new case in Curaçao: a person who had returned from the Netherlands [source]
  • 54 new cases in Singapore [source]
  • 7 new cases in Azerbaijan [source]
  • 2 new cases in Kyrgyzstan [source]
  • 1 new death in Zimbabwe [source]
  • 14 new cases in Tunisia [source]
  • 1 new case and 1 new death in Gambia [source]
  • 19 new cases in Lebanon [source]
  • 21 new cases and 1 new death in the Republic of North Macedonia: a 63-year-old man [source] [source]
  • 17 new cases in Malta [source]
  • 33 new cases and 3 new deaths in Iraq [source]
  • 6 new cases and 1 new death in Bangladesh [source]
  • 24 new cases in Burkina Faso [source]
  • 2 new cases in Togo [source]
  • 71 new cases in Russia [source]
  • 1 new case in Honduras [source]
  • 2 new cases in Guinea: 2 French nationals from Paris [source]
  • 5 new cases in Belarus [source]
  • 1 new case in Slovakia [source]
  • 2 new cases in Guam [source]
  • 6 new cases and 1 new death in Nigeria1st death, a 67-year-old man with underlying medical conditions who had returned from the UK after receiving medical treatment [source] [source]
  • alert 1411 new cases and 127 new deaths in Iran [source]
  • 3 new cases in Brunei Darussalam [source]
  • 3 new cases in Barbados: all imported from the UK [source]
  • 11 new cases in Oman [source]
  • 26 new cases in Estonia [source]
  • 2 new cases in Kazakhstan [source]
  • 4 new cases in New Caledonia [source]
  • alert 1st death in Gambia: a 70-year-old Bangladeshi man [source]
  • 1 new case in Kuwait: a person who had traveled to the UAE [source]
  • 41 new cases in Latvia [source]
  • 3 new cases in Bolivia: a 39-year-old and 36-year old woman from Santa Cruz, and a 61-year-old man with chronic bronchitis in Cochabamba [source]
  • 11 new cases in Ivory Coast [source]
  • 26 new cases in Taiwan [source]
  • 1 new case in Nepal: a 19-year-old woman who had returned from France [source]
  • 16 new cases in Cameroon [source]
  • 36 new cases and 1 new death in Hungary [source]
  • 7 new cases in Venezuela. President Maduro said: “Venezuela has reached 77 coronavirus cases, all are imported: [source]
    • 21 cases are from Spain
    • 10 from Colombia
    • 3 from the US
    • 3 from the Dominican Republic
    • 3 from Italy
    • 2 from Brazil
    • 1 from Peru


  • 1 new case in Fiji: the 1-year-old nephew of the first patient [source]
  • 3 new cases in Uzbekistan [source]
  • 65 new cases in Mexico [source]
  • 122 new cases in Thailand. 2nd day in a row with a rise of 100 ore more cases [source]
  • 39 new cases9 new deaths (all in Hubei), and 459 new discharges occurred in China on March 22, as reported by the National Health Commission (NHC) of China. For the 5th day in a row, no new confirmed or suspected cases have been reported in Wuhan and in Hubei [source]

SEE ALSOWorld corona virus updates as per 23/03/2020

Juma Chai

A writer dedicated to providing the world with the best insights into Africa.

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