March 4, 2020 / 2:49 AM / a month ago

CORRECTED-S.Korea reports 600 new coronavirus cases, two more deaths

(Corrects number of new deaths to 2, not 3, in story issued on Tuesday. Also corrects total deaths to 28, not 34 as indicated in alert)

SEOUL, March 3 (Reuters) - South Korea reported 600 new coronavirus cases and two more deaths from the virus, taking total infections to 4,812 and total deaths to 28, the Korea Centers for Disease and Control and Prevention said on Tuesday.

Anger and fear around the virus’ spread have gripped South Korea as a religious sect at the centre of the outbreak comes under scrutiny. (Reporting by Ju-min Park; Editing by Kim Coghill)

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