British man aboard Diamond Princess cruise ship dies of coronavirus

The cruise ship Diamond Princess, where dozens of passengers were tested positive for coronavirus. (File photo: Reuters)

A British man who was infected by the coronavirus on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has died, bringing the death toll among passenger from the vessel to six, Kyodo newswire reported.

He was the first foreign passenger to die, Kyodo said.


Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:57 - GMT 06:57