Coronavirus: UK, South Korean nationals evacuated from Wuhan

Healthwire Bureau

New Delhi, January 31: UK and South Korean nationals were evacuated from Wuhan city in China due to Coronavirus outbreak, which has claimed 213 lives so far.

A plane carrying UK citizens left the virus epicenter of Wuhan after a delay on Thursday, according to media reports citing the UK embassy in China.

A flight carrying 368 South Koreans from Wuhan also returned to Seoul earlier in the morning.

Meanwhile, The U.S. Department of state raised its travel advisory for China from level 3 to level 4, which means “do not travel to China.”

The advisory came just days after it changed its alert level to 3 on Monday, which means “reconsider travel to China due to the novel coronavirus.”

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