New Delhi: With a steady rise of coronavirus cases outside China, panic has spread across the world resulting in panic buying of hand sanitizer and masks. The Italian government has ordered the closure of all schools and universities until March 15. Also Read - Skip the Masks, Says Obama on Coronavirus. Here's Why
On Thursday morning, China has reported 31 new virus deaths, with the toll crossing 3,000. The death toll in the United States rose to 11. Microsoft has asked its employees in the Seattle region to work from home until March 25. Also Read - Coronavirus Scare: China Doctors Share Tips With India, Schools Asked to Avoid Large Gathering
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Australia has also reported its second death from coronavirus.