The death toll in China from the coronavirus that causes "Wuhan pneumonia" rose to 80 on Monday, with 2,744 confirmed cases.

In its daily report issued at midnight (16.00 GMT on Sunday), the National Health Commission added that among those infected, 461 patients were in serious condition, while 51 people had been discharged. EFE-EPA


With contributions from correspondents in Hong Kong and Tokyo, edited by Bangkok Desk.