Originated in a small city Wuhan of China, Coronavirus has now caused serious
perturbation globally. On 30 January 2020, the Director-General of World Health
Organization confirmed the out-break of significantly dangerous a virus
chemically known as nCoV or as recently referred to as Covid-19 aka Coronavirus
and such outbreak led to Public Health Emergency on an international level.
On the basis of the International Health Regulations, all signatory countries
are responsible for co-operating and supporting each other by share legit
information regarding the virus. Although, there are reports of recovery from
this virus, it is essential to protect oneself as it can be potentially fatal to
The Wuhan-nCov is a sort of coronavirus which is a particular kind of viral
contamination normally causes sicknesses in mammals or birds. Coronavirus in
creatures influences an assortment of species, including bats, snakes, steers,
camels and cats, sometimes. Nevertheless, when the infection transforms it can
and infects people as well. Coronavirus diseases normally lead to respiratory
contaminations, which can demonstrate conceivably lethal.
The 2019 Wuhan coronavirus is infectious. It spreads through human transmission
and represents a potential general wellbeing hazard in nations where the malady
has been recognized. While coronavirus transmission relies upon various
elements, including infection transformation and the individuals immunity, it
can demonstrate terminal. The infection, when contracted, can cause genuine
lower respiratory tract sickness, bronchitis and pneumonia.
Based on reports all around the world, it is established that detecting the
virus in any humans body from its symptoms is difficult as the symptoms are
closely similar to a normal cold and flu. Similar symptoms are cough, fever,
sore throat, headaches and body pain or in some cases respiratory issues and
Virus Out-Break in UAE
It was later confirmed by the UAE Government, the out-break of Coronavirus in
the world and governments constant efforts to liaise with the Chinese government
to prevent further unfurl of this virus. In the presence of this rampant virus,
the government of UAE and UAEs Health Authority has used several precautionary
measures to deal with the virus as follows:
Spreading awareness on the air gateways especially from flights coming from
Preventing patients suffering from Coronavirus to leave hospital premises at any
given point in time, this is strictly directed by the Ministry of Health and
Health Authority of each respective Emirate.
Screening of all individuals coming from other countries to Dubai or Abu Dhabi
airport and especially for individuals coming from China.
Undertaking potential test and treatment protocols to comprehend potential risks
of Corona Virus and providing immediate treatment for patients suffering from
Flights to and from China or Beijing has been suspended until the end of March
To instruct all hospitals to take Coronavirus patients as emergency cases and to
treat them free of cost, in case they dont have health insurances.
It is has been confirmed by the Ministry of Health that around 8 cases have been
registered of Coronavirus and the number might change when you get to read this
article. The afore-mentioned precautions are approved by the World Health
Organization to prevent further spreading of this disease.
Whilst the government is supporting the patients suffering from the virus and
preventing further turmoil, it is ordered by the government to all the
individuals residing within the country to spread fake rumours about coronavirus.
Wherein, rumours include providing misleading information or circulating
Importantly pursuant to the Cybercrime Law (Federal Law Number 5 of 2012) any
rumour, fake information or misleading videos spread by any resident of UAE
shall face legal consequences in the country. It is very pertinent to not have a
laid back approach on this topic, although it is not an epidemic, yet it is
necessary to avoid this disease and act accordingly.