Coronavirus outbreak: Iran evacuates its citizens from China's Wuhan

Feb 05, 2020, 02.55 PM(IST)

Iran has evacuated 56 of its own citizens, 59 Iraqis, 24 Syrians, and, 1 Lebanese national from China's Wuhan. The number of confirmed deaths from China's coronavirus outbreak jumped to 490 on Wednesday (February 5). The infected cases rose to 24,324 as the virus continues to spread in China.