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11 Feb 2020

UK businessman linked to coronavirus cases says he has ‘fully recovered’

Health and Social Care Correspondent

A businessman who’s believed to have inadvertently infected up to 11 other Britons with coronavirus says he is recovering well – and thanked the NHS for his treatment.

The global death toll has now passed 1,000. And the World Health Organisation has officially renamed the virus Covid-19, urging countries to be “as aggressive as possible” in fighting it.