Cases Of COVID-19 Soar On Quarantined Coronavirus Cruise Ship. 218 Now Affected.
February 13, 2020. From Forbes.com:
Over 200 people have now been diagnosed with COVID-19 on the stricken cruise ship the Diamond Princess, after 44 new cases were announced on Thursday morning Japanese time.
Forty-three of the new cases are passengers, with one being a member of the crew, The Japan Times reported. The ship is currently docked in Yokohama port and has been for over a week, with no passengers or crew allowed to leave the ship. The only exception to this is people diagnosed with COVID-19, who are taken to local hospitals for treatment.
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