-The Chinese authorities announced today, Friday, that no new deaths were recorded in the new virus (Corona – Covid 19), while 13 cases were confirmed to be infected within the past 24 hours.
This brings the total number of injuries on the Chinese mainland to 83,462 people, while the total number of deaths remains at 4,634, the Xinhua news agency quoted the National Health Committee as saying.
It added that 11 cases of “local” infection were recorded, all in the capital, Beijing, while no cases were reported in Hubei Province, whose capital is Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak.
They explained that she recorded two “incoming” cases from abroad for travelers coming to China, specifically in the city of (Shanghai), bringing the total cases of infection from abroad to 1895 cases.
They said that six people have been discharged from hospitals during the past 24 hours after recovery, bringing the total number of people who have recovered since the virus appeared and has spread to date to 78,439 people.
Regarding the cases outside the mainland, the committee pointed out 1193 confirmed cases as of the end of Thursday, including seven deaths in the (Hong Kong) Special Administrative Region and 46 injuries in the Macao Special Administrative Region, while (Taiwan) recorded 447 cases, including seven deaths.
It also indicated that 1088 patients in (Hong Kong), 45 in Macau and 435 in (Taiwan) have left hospital after recovering. (End) ama.b.abs.