(BEIJING) — Mongolia’s official info agency says the nation’s Cabinet on Monday closed border crossings with China and suspended college lessons toprevent the spread of a novel viral illness.
There are no confirmed cases in Mongolia of thecoronaviruscases that first surfaced within the central Chinese city of Wuhan and salvage now spread to on the very least a dozen nations. Nonetheless the Montsame info agency said the Cabinet cited the “high threat” of the illness spreading all over the nation’s southern border.
The document said border crossings with China had been closed to autos and pedestrians.
The Cabinet moreover ordered public tours, kids’s playgrounds and assorted public activities within the sprawling, carefully populated North Asian nation to forestall.
Universities and assorted increased training institutions had been ordered closed unless March 2. That adopted an earlier uncover for public colleges and kindergartens to forestall efficient Monday via March 2.
Chinese smartly being authorities said the novel coronavirus had infected 2,744 other people and killed 80 as of dreary evening Sunday.