Mainland China reports 49 new Covid-19 cases for Aug 1

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  • Sunday, 02 Aug 2020

BEIJING, Aug 2 (Reuters): China reported 49 cases of the new coronavirus in the mainland for Aug 1, up from 45 cases a day earlier, the health commission said on Sunday.

Of the new infections, 30 were in the far western region of Xinjiang, three were in the northeastern province of Liaoning, and the remaining 16 were imported cases, according to a statement by the National Health Commission.

China reported 20 new asymptomatic cases, down from 23 a day earlier.

As of the end of Saturday, mainland China had 84,385 confirmed coronavirus cases, the health authority said. The COVID-19 death toll remained at 4,634.

Meanwhile, Xinhua said the Chinese mainland reported 16 newly imported Covid-19 cases Saturday, bringing the total number of imported cases to 2,085, the National Health Commission said Sunday.

In breakdown, Sichuan Province reported four imported cases, provinces of Shandong and Hubei each reported three, Guangdong and Shaanxi two, respectively, and Shanghai Municipality and Fujian Province each reported one, the commission said in its daily report.

Among all the imported cases, 1,994 had been discharged from hospitals after recovery, and 91 remained hospitalized, with three in severe condition, the commission said.

No deaths had been reported from the imported cases.
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