On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. The number of cases globally has continued to increase with the WHO declaring the outbreak a pandemic on 11 March 2020.
Coronavirus Disease or COVID-19 is caused by a Coronavirus, called SARS-CoV-2. Corona viruses are responsible for the common cold, and usually cause self-limited upper respiratory tract infections.
Limiting the spread of Coronavirus infection and transmission requires the collective effort of everyone in a community.