International

Coronavirus: Chinese tourist in ‘serious condition’ France’s fourth case, says official

France's Health Director General Jerome Salomon.

France's Health Director General Jerome Salomon.   | Photo Credit: AFP

An elderly Chinese tourist in “serious condition” in a Paris hospital is France’s fourth confirmed case of the new coronavirus that has killed more than 100 people since it emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan, France’s top health official said Tuesday.

The man, visiting France from the hard-hit Chinese province of Hubei, was being treated in intensive care by medical staff, Health Director General Jerome Salomon told reporters in the capital.

Why you should pay for quality journalism - Click to know more

Recommended for you
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | Feb 26, 2020 12:48:28 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/international/coronavirus-chinese-tourist-in-serious-condition-frances-fourth-case-says-official/article30679273.ece

Next Story