Covid-19 is a disease that is caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2 (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronovirus 2). It is highly contagious, and can transmit through respiratory droplets, aerosols and contact with contaminated surfaces or people.
The virus can survive on contaminated surfaces as shown below.
How long can SARS-CoV-2 survive on surface? (Hours)
The most important symptoms of Covid-19 are:
loss of, or change in, sense of taste or smell.
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