First Filipino Found Positive for Coronavirus

According to Carnival Japan Inc., 10 infected people are on board the Diamond Princess Cruise ship. 3 Japanese, 3 Chinese, 2 Australians, 1 Filipino and 1 American were among the infected and are quarantined at anchor off Kanagawa Prefecture capital.

Soon after, they found out that an 80-year-old passenger from Hong Kong was positive of the virus. From all on board, 120 people showed symptoms of cough and fever while 153 who had contact with the passenger were tested according to the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry.

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