Canada identifies first coronavirus case

Canada identifies first coronavirus case

A traveller wears a mask after arriving on a direct flight from China , as Canada's Public Health Agency tries to prevent any introduction of coronavirus at Vancouver airport in Richmond on Friday. (Reuters photo)
A traveller wears a mask after arriving on a direct flight from China , as Canada's Public Health Agency tries to prevent any introduction of coronavirus at Vancouver airport in Richmond on Friday. (Reuters photo)

Canada declared on Saturday that Toronto Public Health has received notification of first presumptive confirmed case of coronavirus in a resident who recently returned from Wuhan, the government said in a statement.

"The individual is stable and is hospitalised" the statement added.


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