The black Plague is Back
Thursday 17 June 2059 19412 Shares
A level IX contingency plan has been launched and experts from across the country have been dispatched to eradicate the risk of an epidemic. There are currently more than 1000 cases. For now, these would be the only cases detected in the region and the risk of an epidemic is minor for china, according to the authorities, although it can spread quickly with rats. For the moment two thousand person are dead in the autonomous region of Inner Mongolia, in the north of the country. According to the doctors, the patient usually develops "a fever, then suffers from swelling of the lymph nodes, sepsis, organ failure and even death", in 70 to 80 of cases. The bubonic plague also called "Black Plague or Black Death" killed between 75 and 200 million people in the 14th century.