The famous actor Jackie Chan for about a week is the centre of rumours that he attributed the infection of coronavirus, and admission to the hospital. The actor himself has decided to refute all allegations of journalists.
In a famous foreign media, in particular US Hola, reported that “Jackie Chan is arguably the first Hollywood actor, who had contracted the coronavirus”. And all the rumors around this situation arose because of the private party, which was visited by the actor. There were supposedly infected people and through them the actor himself could get infected with a virus. All of them were allegedly taken to the quarantine.
27 Feb on his official page in instagram 65-year-old Jackie Chan said that he is not on quarantine, as journalists wrote, and he is perfectly healthy, what and wished his fans.
Thank you for caring! I am safe and very healthy. Please don’t worry, I’m not quarantined. I hope all remain safe and be healthy!
– said the actor.
What is known about the Chinese Covid coronavirus-19?
As of 27 February, from viral pneumonia, which has been provoked by a coronavirus, had died almost 3 thousand people. The total number of those infected – more than 82 thousand people around the world. The virus quickly spread throughout the world, in particular, have caught them four Ukrainians on Board Diamond Princess, and one Ukrainian woman in Italy already suspect the presence of the virus – the health Ministry are still awaiting test results. Ukrainians who were evacuated from the epicenter of the spread of mers – Wuhan – posted in observation in Novye Sanzhary, Poltava region. According to recent reports, they are all healthy.
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