Covid-19 Outbreak: More than 8 million corona cases in North Korea! Kim Jong Un instructed to take strict action
Pyongyang : The corona epidemic in North Korea is slowly taking a terrible form. In the last three days, 42 patients have died in the country. There have been 15 deaths due to corona in the country in the last 24 hours. Sputnik news agency quoted North Korea’s state news agency KCNA as saying that about 3 million new cases of corona have been reported in North Korea. Since then, the total number of corona cases here has reached eight and a half lakhs.
Corona movement announcement
The first wave of the corona epidemic was announced in North Korea on Thursday. Meanwhile, several people in the country have tested positive. According to media reports, most people in the country have caught the Omicron variant. According to the KCNA report, many people in the country are suffering from fever since the end of April.
first death from corona
On Friday alone, the first death from Corona was recorded in the country. At least six deaths were confirmed across the country on Saturday. According to senior KCNA officials, in the wake of the Corona pandemic, state President Kim Jong Un called a meeting of the Politburo to discuss in detail how to deal with the pandemic. After this, maximum emergency measures were announced to control the epidemic in the country.
Let us tell you that the lockdown has been done here only after the declaration of epidemic in the country. Kim Jong Un is seen wearing a mask in his post-pandemic photos.
The country is going through a crisis
Kim Jong Un has told KCNA that the country is going through the most critical phase for the first time since independence. Corona epidemic is spreading rapidly in the country. KCNA quoted Kim as saying that he had instructed him to take all possible measures to control the epidemic. He said that all necessary steps should be taken with immediate effect to prevent the spread of this epidemic.
strict on boundaries
Kim has also tightened the border to prevent the epidemic from spreading. Apart from this, it has been decided to keep a close watch on outsiders on the maritime borders. The YanHope agency said tests on samples from several patients had confirmed the Omicron variant. North Korea has said that it is fully capable of treating its citizens and providing health care to all patients.