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A year ago, ‘Patient 1’ became infected with COVID-19

According to the South China Morning Post, “Patient One” was a 55-year-old from Hubei Province.

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A year ago, ‘Patient 1’ became infected with COVID-19
A year ago, ‘Patient 1’ became infected with COVID-19

The floor this Tuesday “Wuhan” became a trending topic in different social networks because of this November 17th It is the first anniversary of the discovery of “Patient 1” of COVID-19.

According to a study published by the Hong Kong newspaper in March South china morning post Based on government data, the first infection of the disease caused by the SARSCoV2 coronavirus occurred on November 17, 2019. According to the newspaper, “Patient One” was a 55-year-old from Hubei Province (which is Wuhan’s capital city).

According to the newspaper, there were between one and five infections per day after this patient and by December 20, 60 were infected. The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission reported the first case on January 5, indicating that it was diagnosed on December 12.

According to the newspaper, the so-called “Patient One” was a 55-year-old person from Hubei Province / Image: Depositphotos.com

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the first infection with the “new pneumonia” took place on December 8th. The first death of this hitherto nameless disease was confirmed on January 11th and confirmed on the 21st of that month that it could be transmitted from person to person.

A year after the first infection on November 17 reported by the South China Morning Post, there have been 55.2 million cases worldwide with 1.33 million deaths from COVID-19.

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