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Britain advises travelers to isolate themselves after northern Italy trips

25 Feb 2020 02:44 PM

Britain said today, People who have visited northern Italy should isolate themselves if they had any flu-like symptoms after the worst outbreak of Coronavirus in Europe so far in the Lombardy and Veneto regions,

"If people have visited the affected areas where the Italian government has quarantined them, they should isolate themselves whether they have symptoms or not," said Health Minister Matt Hancock.

The British Ministry of Health also advised travelers returning from Iran, south Korea's special care zones and China's Hubei Province to self-isolate even if they did not show symptoms of the disease.

Returnees from Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar should also be isolated if they develop symptoms of the disease, the ministry said.

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