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According to the Swedish Health Care Agency, during the past 24 hours, 376 new cases and 76 deaths were recorded. The country’s authorities indicate that the epidemiologists have not yet noticed a significant jump in cases of infection and deaths from the virus.
The country’s authorities have not yet imposed strict quarantine measures, while schools, shops, nurseries, and other social institutions currently operate in the country.
However, the authorities cautioned against committing a distance between people and moving to work remotely if there is a possibility for that and avoiding meetings with the elderly.
Globally, the outbreaks of the emerging corona virus, which first appeared in central China at the end of last year, exceeded 1.28 million infections, including 70 thousand deaths, and about 270 thousand cases of recovery.
While most cases were registered in China until late February, “Covid 19” spread rapidly in different regions of the world, and infections exceeded 330,000 in the United States, 135,000 in Spain and 128,000 in Italy, along with thousands in More than 200 other countries and regions.
The study was suspended in a number of countries around the world, in addition to canceling many public events and events, isolating hundreds of millions of citizens and imposing total restrictions on the movement of citizens. Several countries have suspended flights and land between each other for fear that the virus will continue to spread.
On March 11, the World Health Organization classified the “pandemic” virus, stressing that infection figures are rising very quickly, expressing concern that the infected population may increase dramatically.