The temperature of a China passenger at Manila International Airport is tested by a Phillippine quarantine officer. Health authorities announced that on January 21 the Philippines was investigating the possible first SARS-style virus that infected hundreds of people in China.
Officials from the Bangladesh Department of Health are waiting in Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka to screen arriving passengers. As a precautionary measure against the Wuhan virus in Bangladesh, Meerzady Sabrina Flora, Director of the Institute of Epidemiology and Disease Control and Research (IEDCR), said that it “issued a warning” at Dhaka’s main International Airport.
Following the Minister of Health and Family Welfare’s advice on passengers from China to India and Hong Kong who arrive in different airports concerning the novel coronavirus problem in India, a thermographic camera screens the head of a man in Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi.
A quarantine officer (bottom) monitors a thermal scanner as passengers from an international flight arrive at Incheon international airport, west of Seoul. South Korea on January 20 confirmed its first case of the SARS-like virus that is spreading in China, as concerns mount about a wider outbreak.
A man (L) uses a thermographic camera to screen the head of people at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata, following the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s advisory to screen passengers arriving in India from China and Hong Kong regarding the novel coronavirus (nCoV) issue.
Masked workers disinfect a passenger throughfare at the Taoyuan International Airport, after Taiwan on January 21 reported its first case of the new SARS-like virus from China. Taiwan should not be blocked from international bodies such as the World Health Organization, its president said on January 22, a day after the island confirmed its first case of a SARS-like virus from China.
Health Officials in hazmat suits wait at the gate to check body temperatures of passengers arriving from the city of Wuhan, at the airport in Beijing, China.
A health official scans the body temperature of a passenger as she arrives at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Indonesia. Indonesia is screening travelers from overseas for a new type of coronavirus as fears spread about a mysterious infectious disease after its first death reported in China.