Latest on the novel coronavirus outbreak


The novel coronavirus has spread across China and beyond.

April 21

Outside China


The latest figures reported by each government’s health authority as of April 21, 2020.


- Global COVID-19 death cases topped 170,000 on Monday evening, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University


- France’s COVID-19 deaths top 20,000, virus spread slowing


- The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 24,114 lives in locked-down Italy as total active infections fell for the first time since the pandemic broke out in the northern regions


- UK coronavirus hospital deaths surpass 16,500 after another 449 patients die




Data released by National Health Commission by midnight, April 20, 2020.



Post time: Apr-21-2020