China’s Ministry of Health announced today that by midnight yesterday it was informed of the detection of 105 new cases of infection by SARS-CoV-2, a number slightly higher than the previous 101.
Of the new cases in mainland China, 96 were diagnosed in the northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, 5 in the northeastern province of Liaoning, 1 in Beijing and 3 were “imported”, according to the National Health Commission. identify people who have been infected among travelers from abroad after entering Chinese territory.
China’s Ministry of Health has said it has identified 21 other asymptomatic carriers, up from 27 last year. Beijing does not include asymptomatic carriers in its reports.
No deaths were reported due to COVID-19, always according to the daily bulletin of the Ministry of Health of China.
As of midnight, the official pandemic toll in the country where the coronavirus first appeared at the end of December was 4,634 dead out of a total of 84,165 people infected.