China is one of the powerful countries of the world but was unable to control the power of a virus that originated in Wuhan city probably from snakes or bats to humans. This pandemic spread from China to other countries of the world.
The situation has become so worse in countries like Italy and Iran that 1/3 of the population has wiped away. But in this tough situation, another big threat might be coming in our way. China witnessed one death by a new virus called Hantavirus. The man tested positive for the virus on Monday and immediately died in two days.
According to the reports the man was of Yunnan Province of China and was traveling to Shangdong Province for his work. There were approximately 32 people on that bus and all are undergoing the tests for Hantavirus. Knowing about the second deadly virus, the whole world is in shock now as already fighting against Coronavirus is costing lives.
Know More About Hantavirus
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Hantavirus is the group of the virus that is spread from the family of rodents.
The virus causes hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) and hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS). Whenever a person comes in direct contact with the urine, faeces or saliva of the rodents, they become affected. The symptoms of Hantavirus are similar to the Coronavirus to some extent. Initial symptoms are fever, muscle ache, dizziness. At later stages, it can also lead to difficulty in breathing. This disease will be spread by rodents but the relaxing news is that it does not spread by one person to another.