A medical worker takes a temperature reading as people seeking treatment wait in a queue to be screened at a fever clinic at the Huanggang Zhongxin Hospital in Huanggang, China’s central Hubei province on March 27, 2020.
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- Global cases: More than 531,800
- Global deaths: At least 24,000
- Top 5 countries: United States (85,653), China (81,782), Italy (80,589), Spain (57,786) and Germany (43,938)
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University as of 11:02 a.m. HK/SIN time.
All times below are in Beijing time.
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