The Chinese authorities announced today, Wednesday, that no new deaths were recorded as a result of the Corona virus – Covid 19 virus, while 12 cases were confirmed to be infected within the past 24 hours.
This brings the total number of injuries on the Chinese mainland to 83,430 people, while the total number of deaths stands at 4,634 people, the Xinhua news agency quoted the National Health Committee as saying.
They added that nine cases of “local” infection were recorded, seven of which were in the capital, Beijing, and two in the northern Hebei Province, while no cases were reported in Hubei Province, whose capital is Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak.
They said that she had recorded three cases of “incoming” injury from abroad to travelers coming to China, two of them in the city of (Shanghai) and one case in the northwestern province of Shaanxi, bringing the total cases of infection from abroad to 1888 cases.
They explained that three people left the hospitals during the past 24 hours after they recovered, bringing the total number of people recovering since the emergence of the virus and its spread until now to 78,428 people.
The committee indicated that 368 people are still receiving treatment and 7557 people under medical supervision after contact with patients infected with the virus, including 584 people who left the medical observation.
Regarding the cases outside the mainland, the committee indicated that 1177 confirmed cases were registered as of the end of Tuesday, including six deaths in the (Hong Kong) Special Administrative Region and 45 cases in the Macao Special Administrative Region, while (Taiwan) recorded 446 cases, including seven cases death.
They pointed out that 1083 patients in (Hong Kong), 45 in Macau and 435 in (Taiwan) have left hospitals after recovery.