Breaking: First Filipino To Have Coronavirus Recorded In Japan
The first ever Filipino to have coronavirus has been reported today.
In a report by CNN, it statated that a Filipino crew member of the quarantined Japanese cruise ship in Yokohama has been confirmed to have the novel coronavirus.
The Filipino was a crew member of the Diamond Princess cruise ship. Other nationalities who were confirmed to have the coronavirus were an American guest, two Australians, three Japanese, and three Chinese nationals from Hong Kong.
The cruise operator said the Filipino crew and nine others will be taken ashore by a Japanese Coast Guard watercraft and transported to local hospitals.
Last night, cruise ship carrying 3,700 quarantined in Japan after 10 test positive.
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