China Coronavirus Death Toll to 80

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – China said on Monday that the death toll from a deadly coronavirus outbreak spiked to 80 as the hard-hit epicenter province of Hubei suffered 24 new fatalities, while total confirmed cases nationwide rose sharply to 2,744. While there were no new death toll confirmed outside of Hubei, the national tally of verified infections by China coronavirus rose by 769, around half of them in Hubei, the National Health Commission said. It said 461 of those infected were in serious condition, AFP reported.