The WHO has warned of further diseases such as corona from live animals
NEW YORK: The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for a ban on the sale of live wildlife in markets, citing fears of a possible new outbreak.
Traditional markets are a major source of food and a major source of livelihood for a large portion of the population, according to an interim guideline issued by the WHO. Can be provided.
The World Health Organization (WHO) says the global epidemic is also linked to the traditional food market in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where thousands of shoppers and shoppers flock daily. And in China, the virus was transmitted to humans from bats used as food and medicine.
This interim guideline has been developed in conjunction with the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP). It called on all countries to suspend the sale of live wild mammals in food markets as a precautionary measure.
The guideline states that animals, especially mammals, are the source of more than 70% of human-born infections, many of which are caused by Novel Corona.
According to the Johns Hopkins University in the United States, 136 million cases have been reported worldwide, possibly due to the novel corona virus, which may have been transmitted from bats to humans.