20:40 / 14.03.2020
Media: A citizen of Uzbekistan is infected with the coronavirus in South Korea
Photo: REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

In South Korea, several foreigners got infected with the coronavirus, reportedly, there is one Uzbek citizen among them.

According to Newsis, on March 13, 60 foreigners, infected with a new type of coronavirus, were identified in the country.

38 of them were Chinese, 7 – Americans, as well as citizens of other countries. Also, one Uzbek was infected with the coronavirus in the Republic of Korea.

According to recent data, about 8,000 cases of COVID-19 infection have been recorded in South Korea.

Earlier it was reported that more than 75,000 Uzbeks live in the Korea Republic.