Corona Virus China: Scientists have been alarmed after the corona virus was found alive on a food packet packet kept in extremely cold temperature in China. Till now it was believed that the virus could remain in the cold open environment. But in temperatures well below zero Virus Becomes inactive.
The Health Administration of China has said that corona viruses have been found on the outer surface of packets of seafood kept in giant refrigerators imported into the port city of Qingdao. Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a statement on Saturday that this is the first time in the world that a living corona virus has been found on the outer surface of a refrigerated food packet.
Cluster was found in Qingdao
A ‘cluster’ of Kovid-19 cases has recently surfaced in Qingdao City, China. The administration conducted an investigation of all its nearly 1.1 crore citizens but no new herd was found. In July, China imposed a temporary ban on the import of refrigerated prawns as the deadly virus was found in packets and containers.
Virus found on fish packet
The CDC said the virus was found alive outside a packet of imported cod fish in Qingdao. It was revealed during the investigation of its source after the recent infection in the city. From this it was proved that the infection could be spread by coming into contact with the infected corona virus. However, it was not told from which country these packets came.
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