The ship entered quarantine from-for fears that crew members could come into contact with infected passengers.
On the quarantined cruise ship World Dream in Hong Kong is not recorded cases of infection by the coronavirus, so on Sunday, February 9, about 3.6 thousand people aboard were able to abandon ship, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“All the tests taken from the crew members, were negative for the coronavirus, thus, all the quarantine procedure can be considered completed,” — said in the Ministry of health of Hong Kong.
It is noted that the audit was conducted after eight people were on Board the Dream World during the previous voyage, was diagnosed with pneumonia caused by a coronavirus. The authorities feared that the crew members could come into contact with passengers from the previous flight, who found the disease.
In turn, Japanese doctors found seven cases of infection with coronavirus aboard include quarantine of the cruise ship Diamond Princess, reports TV Asahi.
Thus, the total number of infected among the passengers and crew of the liner has reached 70. The nationality and gender of new patients not specified.
On Board Diamond Princess are about 3.7 thousand people from 50 countries, including 25 of the Ukrainians.