Covid-19 : a data based overview

Hussain, Syed Shamshad (2021) Covid-19 : a data based overview. Project Report. Azim Premji Foundation, Bengaluru.

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December 2019, the month and year changed the functioning of the world order. This month, Wuhan (Hubei, China) reported a local outbreak of pneumonia from an unknown virus. Soon, the scientific committee determined novel coronavirus as the cause of the epidemic. Due to its symptom, it was named SARS-CoV-2 (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2). On 30th January 2020, the WHO declared the outbreak as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). In Feb 2020, WHO officially named it Covid‐19 where CO-Corona, VI-Virus D- Disease, and 19–2019 is the year it primarily occurred.

Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Authors: Hussain, Syed Shamshad
Uncontrolled Keywords: COVID-19, Virus, Coronavirus, Pandemic, Health disasters, Health crisis
Subjects: Technology > Medicine & health
Divisions: Knowledge Resource Centre
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