The disease was identified in three other people who are on the Diamond Princess liner. The total number of cases on the ship rose to 64.
Three other passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise liner, which is quarantined in Japan, have been confirmed to have contracted a new type of coronavirus. This was announced on Saturday, February 8, Kyodo News reported, citing the Ministry of Health of Japan.
Thus, the number of cases on the ship increased to 64 people. The nationality of the patients has not yet been clarified.
Earlier it was reported about 61 confirmed cases of coronavirus infection.
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