Corona-virus is named as nCoV 2019, this virus is come from china, according to research the virus has been found in Bat/chiropteran but the corona-virus has been transmitted to humans through a snake. Corona-virus is originated in an illegal market place in Wuhan city of china, where various species such as snake, crocodiles, and bat were sold. But now the market is closed. China has been confirmed that the virus is now transmitted from humans to other humans.
Corona viruses were discovered in the 1960s, the earliest ones discovered were infectious bronchitis virus in chickens and two viruses from the nasal cavities of human patients with the common cold that were subsequently named human coronavirus 229E and human corona virus OC43.Other members of this family have since been identified, including SARS-CoV in 2003, HCoV NL63 in 2004, HKU1 in 2005, MERS-CoV in 2012, and 2019-nCoV in 2019; most of these have been involved in serious respiratory tract infections.
VIRUS FOUND: Various cases of this corona virus have surfaced in Wuhan so far have been found in more than 400 patients and more than 28 people have been killed from this virus. People of this virus have been exposed in other cities of china, and other countries, after china the virus is surfaced in Pakistan. The influx of people from china to Pakistani`s feared by the Corona-virus. So from this people coming from china to Pakistan will be checked up. Developed countries such as china have not been able to cope this virus in actual meaning. If this virus comes to Pakistan it will be very difficult for Pakistan to fight it. Caution has now been taken to ensure that the virus does not occur to Pakistan.
The symptoms of this virus are that people affected by this virus have a fever with severe respiratory problems. The vaccine of this corona virus is not yet available in the world.
Runny Nose + Headache + Cough + Sore throat + Fever + Feeling of being unwell
- Pre-cautionary measures should not be taken by animals.
- While cooking the meat and eggs, focus that they are well cooked.
- Wash your hand and face, keep clean yourself.
- Avoid going to crowded places and use mask.
- Keep staying from people who have the virus are infected.
- Chinas doctor say that to keep safe from virus is to wash your face and not to eat snake and crocodiles etc.
Fizza Batool (Research officer) collect and compose this information from different authentic sources for public awareness campaign by Civil Society Association of Pakistan – Islamabad.