South Korea has recorded a death which was caused by the dreaded Coronavirus. The country also recorded 53 cases in one day, bringing the total infection cases to 104.
According to the BBC, a religious group in South Korea has been identified as a Coronavirus hotbed, officials say, amid a sharp rise in confirmed cases in the country.
The infections amongst members of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus, the Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony (Shincheonji) are linked to one woman.
The faction in the city of Daegu accounts for 30 of 53 new cases, with officials warning of an unprecedented crisis.
The virus, which was named Covid-19 by the World Health Organisation, emanated from China’s Hubei province.