This is the awkward moment Mark Rutte prohibited the Dutch out of handshakes… before immediately shaking somebody’s hand.
“From this time, we stop trembling hands,” said the Netherlands’ prime ministry, outlining steps to block the spread of coronavirus.
“You can perform a foot kiss, bump elbows, anything you desire. I visit at colleges all types of amazing variations on shaking hands appearing, but from now we cease shaking hands”
“Yes, sorry, we can not do this any longer!” “Do it !”
The next time they hit elbows.
For many people, the new coronavirus causes only moderate or mild symptoms, like cough and fever. For many, particularly older adults and individuals with existing health issues, it may cause more serious illness, such as pneumonia.
The huge majority of individuals recover in the new virus. According to the World Health Organization, individuals with moderate illness recover in two weeks, whereas people with more acute illness can take three to six months to recuperate.
In southern China, in which the virus exploded, over 80,000 people are diagnosed and over 58,000 have recovered.