The health officials of Britain confirmed 1st Coronavirus case in London.
MojNews-The first reported case of the coronavirus was confirmed Wednesday in the British capital London, according to local media.
The victim is a woman thought to have flown to The U.K. from China, where she is suspected to have contracted the virus. She is being treated in a London hospital.
Earlier this week, the British government declared that the coronavirus was a “serious and imminent” threat to public health.
“One further patient in England has tested positive for novel coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number of cases in the U.K. to nine,” said Britain’s Chief Medical Officer, Prof. Chris Whitty.
“This virus was passed on in China, and the patient has now been transferred to a specialist NHS centre at Guy's and St Thomas' in central London,” he added.