North Korea reports 21 more ‘fever’ deaths amid COVID-19 outbreak

North Korea reported the first case of Covid on Thursday and declared a national emergency.


North Korea reported an additional 21 “fever” deaths on Saturday, two days after the country announced its first Covid-19 cases and ordered nationwide lockdowns.

174,440 new fever cases were discovered on Friday, the official KCNA said, with 21 dead. She did not say how many had died from covid-19.

(This story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is automatically generated from a syndicated feed.)

Leave a Comment