After China, South Korea surges as the largest outbreak for corona virus with more than 3,150 victims of corona virus.
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On Saturday South Korea reported a total of 594 new corona infected people- this being the largest number of victims reported in a single day. Out of this 594 new cases nearly 476 cases were reported from the city of Daegu, where a church is located at the centre of the outbreak.
The Korea Centre for Disease Control (KCDC) reported that the reconfirmed cases of corona virus are of age above 60 whose immune system declined to improve.
Many international events including concerts of K-pop world stars BTS and World Team Table Tennis Championships were postponed because of the severe outbreak. Schools were also ordered to be closed upto three weeks in Daegu.
Till this date more than 85,000 people have been affected by this virus worldwide and over 2,900 people were dead already.