The San Francisco authorities have decided to increase their readiness as the “global picture is changing rapidly,” the city’s mayor said.
Authorities in the U.S. city of San Francisco have declared a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic. This was announced by the Mayor of London Brid, reported the publication The Hill on Tuesday, February 25. ready.”
“We see the virus spreading in new parts of the world every day, and we are taking the necessary steps to protect the people of San Francisco,” she added.
It is noted that thanks to the state of emergency, the San Francisco authorities can quickly collect material and human resources to respond to possible causes of the disease.
As of February 25, 53 cases of coronavirus infection had been reported in the United States. Mostly they fell ill Americans who were on board the liner Diamond Princess
As of the morning of 26 February, 2,715 covid-19 coronavirus infections had been killed in China.
Outside China, almost 2,550 people in 33 countries have already been infected with the coronavirus. During the day this figure grew by 390 people. Thirty-four people have already died.