One hundred and thirty-six people on board a ship in Yokohama had tested positive for the virus as of Monday afternoon local time.
According to CNN,the total number of deaths from the Wuhan coronavirus has increased to 910.
The largest outbreak outside mainland China is on board a cruise ship docked in the Japanese port of Yokohama, south of Tokyo.
But the official number has outpaced the global death toll from the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) outbreak of 2003.
The mainland China has the vast majority as more than 40,000 cases of the virus have been confirmed worldwide.
Concerning the Lunar Holiday, with respect to the outbreak, the New Year holiday became an extended quarantine for hundreds of millions in order to contain the spread of the virus.
In this regard, It also sounds interesting to know that the country began going back to work Monday.
Concerning movement in the area of business, many people remain under quarantine, working from home where possible.
On board the Ship, thousands of passengers and crew have been quarantined