BEIJING: The recovery rates of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan and across the country have all risen significantly, the National Health Commission (NHC) said.
NHC spokesman Mi Feng said according to yesterday’s data analysis, the recovery rate of the coronavirus across the country was 8.2%, compared with 1.3% on Jan 27.
The recovery rate in Hubei province reached 6.1% from 1.7% on Jan 27 and the rate in Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak, rose to 6.2% from 2.6% on Jan 27, he added.
He added that with medical support strengthened and the adoption of various measures to increase bed supply for patients, treatment capacity in Hubei and Wuhan had also significantly improved. — China Daily/ANN