Allen Huang, a Wuhan native living in Beijing, told Reuters the outbreak was "a grave, man-made disaster" caused by mismanagement and deception at the city and provincial government level.
Dozens of low-level health officials across the country have also lost their jobs for failing to contain the spread of the epidemic.
Another 14,840 people were confirmed to be infected in Hubei alone, with the new cases and deaths by far the biggest one-day increases since the crisis began. RNA, or ribonucleic acid, carries genetic information allowing for the identification of organisms like viruses. New addition of lung imaging has been termed as "clinically diagnosed cases" in the tally of cases to make it easier for these patients with lung infections to receive treatment early.
Officials in Hubei have been heavily criticised for their handling of the epidemic in a province of nearly 60 million people.
The Chinese province at the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak has reported a record rise in the death toll and infection numbers, as global health experts warn the epidemic could get far worse before it is brought under control.
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The name was chosen, in part, to avoid stigmatizing a certain location or people, World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters.
"The first vaccine could be ready in 18 months, so we have to do everything today using the available weapons to fight this virus, while preparing for the long term".
Another 97 people died in China, raising the national toll to 1,113, while more than 44,600 people have now been infected by newly named Covid-19, acronym for coronavirus disease 2019.
Hong Kong residents evacuated from a residential building where a man and a woman confirmed with coronavirus tested positive for the virus, health officials said on Tuesday, easing the concerns of an outbreak group in the city ruled by China.
- Forty-four fresh cases have been detected on the Princes Diamond cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan. The ship has been turned away by the Philippines, Taiwan, Japan and Thailand, though its operator said no cases of the disease have been confirmed among the more than 2,200 passengers and crew. "I thought: Is this real?"
In Hubei and its capital Wuhan, where tens of millions of people are trapped as part of an unprecedented quarantine effort, 242 new deaths were reported on Thursday.
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"We are not defenceless", Tedros said, adding, "If we invest now. we have a realistic chance of stopping this outbreak".
The move is the latest disruption to worldwide travel that has paralyzed businesses and played havoc with major conferences and sporting events.
The 2020 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona has also been canceled over coronavirus fears, after several European companies pulled out of the telecoms conference.
It has also disrupted sporting events in China: motorsport's governing body FIA announced the suspension of the Formula One Grand Prix in Shanghai, originally scheduled for April 19, due to the "continued spread" of the coronavirus.
- The number of confirmed cases in Britain rose to nine.
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