31 Jan 2020

Coronavirus: PNG warns public not to panic

From , 5:02 am on 31 January 2020

Health authorities in Papua New Guinea have urged the public to not panic about coronavirus.

The deadly flu-like illness, which originated in China, has claimed at least 170 lives in that country.

Koro Vaka'uta reports.

A woman wearing a protective mask walks on the street outside Beijing railway station on January 22, 2020.

Photo: AFP