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Indian nurse diagnosed for coronavirus doesn't have Wuhan strain: Consulate

The coronavirus strain that emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan in Hubei province has so far infected over 830 people.

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Coronavirus | Communicable diseases

Press Trust of India  |  Jeddah 



Tourist line-up in a health control at the arrival section at Suvarnabhumi international airport in Bangkok, Thailand | Reuters
Tourist line-up in a health control at the arrival section at Suvarnabhumi international airport in Bangkok, Thailand | Reuters

An Indian nurse working in Saudi Arabia has tested positive for coronavirus, but with a different strain from the one that has claimed 18 lives in China, the Indian Consulate in Jeddah said on Thursday.

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First Published: Fri, January 24 2020. 08:20 IST

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