China officials knew of coronavirus in December, ordered cover-upWatch
China reported around 79,000 confirmed cases as of the end of last month.
The paper said that when silent carriers are taken into account, the number of infected people on the mainland exceeds 120,000.
Chinese health authorities said on February 14 that people who were infected but showed no symptoms would be quarantined and monitored for two weeks, but not counted as coronavirus patients.
The authorities also said they would not disclose the number of silent carriers in the country.
no im sorry i wasnt talking about the situation just the way they were able to pick out something (like having a sharp eye or whatever)