And there is additional concern because the CPC always manipulates the news being released to the rest of the world. This is likely worse than what we are hearing. People who are sick are being turned away because hospitals are out of test kits.
31,000+ infected being reported:
Estimated contagious & death rate of the virus compared to other outbreaks:
Dr Li, the whistleblower who originally leaked concern of the virus, has died - causing outrage throughout China.
The police and others questioned Dr. Li in early January after he warned a circle of medical school classmates on Dec. 30 about a viral outbreak that he said appeared similar to SARS. The police compelled him to sign a statement denouncing his warning as an unfounded and illegal rumor.