China Will Put The Coronavirus Epidemic Basically Under Control By The End Of April

- Feb 28, 2020-

Head of China's COVID-19 expert team, Zhong Nanshan predicts that China will put the coronavirus epidemic basically under control by the end of April. 

At a press conference in Guangzhou on Thursday, Zhong says that despite the fact that the epidemic broke out in China, the novel coronavirus may not have originated in the country, as many other countries also are now reporting cases of COVID-19. Zhong's team previously predicted the epidemic would peak during mid to late February. Zhong says he stands by that prediction