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The Number Of People Infected With Coronavirus On Costa Atlantica In Japan Is Close To 150

The Number Of People Infected With Coronavirus On Costa Atlantica In Japan Is Close To 150

The total number of people infected with a new coronavirus infection on the Costa Atlantica cruise ship in the port of Nagasaki was 148 after 57 new cases were detected on Saturday, NHK reported.

This figure should be final, as new cases of infection on Saturday were identified after analysis in the last 290 crew members, who have not yet been tested.

On Friday, the number of infected people on the ship was 91. One of them is in a serious condition, he is connected to a ventilator. According to the Russian Embassy in Japan, there is one Russian among the crew members who tested positive for the coronavirus.his condition did not cause any concerns.

The Costa Atlantica cruise ship entered the port of Nagasaki on March 25 without passengers for maintenance and repairs at the Koyagi dock of the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries shipyard and was due to leave the port at the end of April after all work was completed. However, in mid-April, a new type of coronavirus infection was detected in one of the team members.

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