These include patient zero, who was the first reported to have Covid-19 on December 8, 2019, and distributors of Hoa Nam Market, considered to be one of the focal points of the disease and Other local fresh markets, according to CNN on February 21.
Zero patient and seafood wholesaler
In the proposal, the report, still in the drafting process, calls on the Beijing government to conduct a more strict trace of zero patients. Investigators did not name the patient, only said that this was a white-collar employee in his 40s, who had never moved too far from Wuhan.
Dr. Peter Daszak of the WHO investigation team said his team had contacted the patient and was told that his parents had visited the fresh seafood market in Wuhan just before he found out he was sick.
The market mentioned by Patient Zero is not the South China Seafood Market, which has long been believed to have originated the Covid-19 outbreak.
Report by German scientist
Although Dr. Duc assures he is “99.9%” certain about the possibility of the virus originating from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) in Hubei province (China), scientists from the World Health Organization. Gender (WHO) rejected the theory as “extremely uncertain”, according to smh.com.au on February 20.
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