Covid19 is part of a group of viruses called Coronaviruses. It is caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. While most human Coronaviruses only cause mild to moderate flu-like respiratory illnesses in humans, symptoms of more recent coronaviruses like Covid 19, MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV can cause fatality.
You can get the virus
The symptoms are similar that of influenza and include, but are not restricted to:
You can protect yourself and others by: