The disease was detected in three more people who are on the Diamond Princess liner. The total number of cases on board the ship rose to 64 people.
Three other passengers of the quarantine ship, Diamond Princess, quarantined in Japan, confirmed infection with a new type of coronavirus. On Saturday, February 8, Kyodo News reports referring to the Ministry of Health of Japan.
Thus, the number of cases on the ship increased to 64 people. The citizenship of the diseased has not yet been specified.
Recall, 61 confirmed cases of coronavirus infection were previously reported.
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