Coronavirus: China’s initial reports said that virus was not transmissive

Thursday, March 26th, 2020, 06:58:19 PM IST

The entire world is currently facing the wrath of Coronavirus, which initially broke out in Wuhan Province of China, in December 2019. From then on, this deadly virus started to spread across the globe, taking nearly 19,000 lives.

However, in its initial stages, Chinese authorities told WHO (World Health Organization) that there was no strong evidence of the virus being transmissive from human to human. This was even Tweeted by WHO (World Health Organization) on its official Twitter account.

However, the situation today is a complete contrast to what the Chinese officials have said, with human to human transmission infecting lakhs of lives, and consuming thousands of them.