Culiacan Sinaloa sees panic purchases for fear of coronavirus


The first confirmed case of the Covid-19 coronavirus in Mexico has caused fear among the country’s inhabitants.

Given the recommendations issued by the authorities is that there have been panic purchases in supermarkets, where they seek to take the largest amount of antibacterial gel, mouth covers, and disinfectants.

Through a video published on social networks you can see a lot of people in a Costco of Culiacán looking to take Lysol and chlorine.

In addition to the large chains, such as Sams, Walmart or Soriana, local pharmacies in different places, such as CDMX, already have shortages of mouth covers.

In the morning, the first case of Covid-19 coronavirus was confirmed in Mexico City.

Both the 35-year-old man, as well as his family, are in epidemiological isolation at the National Institute of Respiratory Diseases (INER), confirmed Hugo López-Gatell, Undersecretary of Health.

He also indicated that there is a second case study in Sinaloa, so the patient remains in a hotel.

Source: exelsior

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