Coronavirus, like wildfire, has spread in a whiz to almost every country on the planet. Originated in the Wuhan City of China, the deadly virus has made its way to approximately 190 countries, causing around 30000 deaths on the way.
There is still no cure for the virus, and this has amplified the panic among global citizens. With almost every news article carrying information about COVID-19, it is surprising to note that the situation is not the same in certain parts of the world.
In this article, we list out a few lucky nations, which are yet to face the grave COVID-19 pandemic situation.
With so much happening in the other time, Syria has not seen a single case of COVID-19 as yet. Apparently, they were two suspects, but once the reports arrived, both confirmed for pneumonia.
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
While 50 people were suspected of the disease, after conducting the tests, they were marked as negative. While initially, the tests were conducted at the labs in the country itself, later they were sent to the WHO Lab in Australia. It came out negative there too.
Republic of Marshall Islands
No case as yet on this beautiful Island too. However, there was a 66-year-old man who showed symptoms on March 9th. On further examination, he was confirmed as negative.
Despite the frequent foreign influx, Corona has not found its way here. There were plenty of ships which made way to the Island in this period but, thankfully, none of them arrived with the Corona virus.
A 19-year-old girl who was diagnosed with the disease was sent to Australia and New Zealand for further fluid and blood tests. In both the countries, the report came out as negative.
Chinese citizens move frequently in and out of Angola. Ever since the pandemic arrive, foreigners have not been allowed inside the country. All suspected reports have come out as negative.
Although the nearby USA is suffering, Barbados is yet to have a positive case so far. Kudos to the authorities to sprang into action as soon as the virus made its presence felt in the neighboring nations.
Republic of Palau
Republic of Palau is yet to see the arrival of the Corona virus on its land. A cluster of over 500 islands, Palau is located in the Oceania region.
Despite being very close to the epicenter, Mynamar is yet to see a single case of the virus. It has to be noted here that Myanmar shares its border with India, Bangladesh and even China.
The beautiful country is safe from the outbreak. On February 19th, a woman from Japan was suspected to have been infected with the virus. But, the reports came out as negative.