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The WHO has stressed that restricting the movement of people and goods during public health emergencies may be ineffective. WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said:

“There is no reason for measures that unnecessarily interfere with international travel and trade. WHO doesn’t recommend limiting trade and movement. We call on all countries to implement decisions that are evidence-based and consistent.”

Outbreaks of Corona novel virus infections among people are always of public health concern but must always be viewed in context. The US Centre for Disease Control and Prevention estimates of the cumulative in-season numbers of flu illnesses, medical visits, hospitalisations, and deaths just in the United States are as follows:

*www.cdc.gov/flu/about/burden/preliminary-in-season-estimates.htm

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