The number of coronavirus victims 2019-nCoV in China has increased to 132, and the number of infected has exceeded 6,000, globalnews.ca reported.
A total of 125 deaths were recorded in Hubei, and the rest in other provinces.
According to local authorities, the majority of patients who died are over 60 years old, and had a history of concomitant chronic diseases.
Many countries are evacuating their citizens and employees of embassies and consulates.
Coronavirus cases are recorded in other countries - from Japan to France and Australia.