Coronavirus: More clusters trigger fears of mass infections in South Korea

More community clusters of coronavirus infections have emerged in South Korea, triggering concerns of mass infections, even as the health authorities prepare to test more than 200,000 members of a church linked to over half of the cases so far.

The total tally for South Korea reached 977 cases as of yesterday.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 26, 2020, with the headline 'More clusters trigger fears of mass infections'. Print Edition | Subscribe