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France confirms first two cases of coronavirus

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New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): French Health Ministry confirmed the first two cases of deadly coronavirus with one of them involving a person who had returned from China recently. The two cases were confirmed in the French cities of Paris and Bordeaux, French Minister of Health Agnes Buzyn said, adding that one of the infected men had contacted around 10 people upon his return to France, as per a report by Sputnik. The mysterious outbreak of novel coronavirus was first reported earlier this month in Wuhan, a Chinese city of an estimated 11 million people. Since then, there have been hundreds of confirmed cases in several countries, including China, South Korea, United States, Japan, Taiwan among others.

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