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Coronavirus could kill 45 MILLION people and infect SIXTY PER CENT of the global population if it cannot be controlled, top Hong Kong medical official claims

The killer coronavirus could infect more than 60 per cent of the global population if containment methods fail, a top Hong Kong medical official has claimed. Professor Gabriel Leung, chair of public health medicine in the city, also said even if the death rate sits at one per cent, it could still kill millions of people. With the global population currently at more than 7 billion, that means the virus has the potential to infect more than 4 billion, if Professor Leung is correct and its spread continues to accelerate. And if one per cent of those people die, that means there will be more than 45million deaths. Read more....



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