Comprehensive News: South Korea and Japan’s New Crown Epidemic Continues to Strengthen Government’s Epidemic Prevention Measures

Comprehensive News: South Korea and Japan’s New Crown Epidemic Continues to Strengthen Government’s Epidemic Prevention Measures
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, February 25th. Comprehensive Xinhua News Agency reporters reported: In recent days, South Korea and Japan’s new crown virus infection cases have continued to increase.The government aims to hold a meeting on the 25th to draw up a new epidemic prevention network, strengthen the epidemic prevention network, and prevent the epidemic from spreading further.The latest statistics released by the Korean Disease Management Division show that from 9 am to 6 pm local time on the 25th, there were 84 new cases of coronavirus infection, 2 deaths, and the number of confirmed cases gradually increased to 977.Of the new cases, 44 cases occurred in Daegu City and 23 cases occurred in Gyeongsangbuk-do region. The cumulative number of confirmed cases in these two regions reached 791.Daegu City and Cheongdo-gun, Gyeongsangbuk-do have been designated by the government as special infectious disease management areas.South Korea ‘s ruling party, the Common Democracy Party, the government, and the Blue House of the Presidential Palace, met on the 25th and decided to adopt 杭州桑拿网 “alternative blockade measures” against Daegu and Gyeongsangbuk-do to prevent the epidemic from spreading across the country.Later, Qingwatai made it clear that “blockade measures” did not refer to regional blockades that closed access routes, but gradually strengthened the construction of epidemic prevention networks to prevent community transmission as far as possible.South Korea ‘s Disease Management Headquarters ‘Central Epidemic Prevention Headquarters’ head, Jeong Eun-jeong, said at a press conference on the afternoon of the 25th that Daegu ‘s infections were mainly related to a church. At present, the epidemic prevention department has grasped the church ‘s list of churches in Daegu and is conducting investigations.Strengthen administrative measures in the special management areas of infectious diseases.The epidemic prevention 深圳桑拿网 department requires residents in the specially managed areas to minimize going out. It is recommended that people with fever or respiratory symptoms observe at home for 3 to 4 days, and do not go to school or work for the time being.The Japanese government held a meeting on the Prime Minister’s residence on the 25th to formulate the basic indicators for the prevention and control of the new coronavirus epidemic, and gradually achieved full efforts to prevent the increase in the speed of patients and control the spread of the epidemic across the country.At present, infected persons with unknown transmission routes have sporadically appeared in many regions of Japan, and small-scale cluster infections have also occurred in some regions.This guideline requires that in areas where patients continue to increase, in order to investigate the path of infection and narrow the scope of observation of close contacts, residents in the relevant areas are prevented from going out.In areas with a large increase in the number of infections, in order to ensure the treatment of critically ill patients, it is recommended that patients with mild symptoms rest at home.It is initially believed that the crowd should avoid going out when they have fever and other symptoms, and it is recommended that companies gather in public places where employees work remotely or work at peak shifts.Initially, although the recent large-scale gathering activities across the country will not be compulsorily banned, it is hoped that the event organizers will re-examine the necessity of the activities in the light of the epidemic situation.As of the 24th, 691 cases confirmed on the “Diamond Princess” cruise ship were counted internally, and the total number of confirmed cases in Japan reached 851.(Participating reporters: Lu Rui, Geng Xuepeng, Guo Dan)