In China have identified 8 new cases COVID-19

China over the past day have revealed four new cases of infection with coronavirus, also reported four asymptomatic carrier, recovered 11 patients, no one died, the message of the state Committee on questions of health of China.

Specifies that all newly identified cases of import, one registered in Shanghai, one in Guangdong province and two in Shandong province.

In the course of the epidemic in mainland China were identified 82 999 cases of infection coronavirus infection, 78 302 people recovered, a total of 63 patients with COVID-19 remain in hospitals, 4634 died. Import cases – 1738, recovered 1692 people.

From 1 April, the authorities started to publish data on cases of asymptomatic of the disease. For the last days identified four such cases, three of them local, one - of import. For the last day of quarantine has released 17 people who have tests for coronavirus was positive, but no typical disease symptoms were not evident. Remain under the supervision of 396 asymptomatic carriers, however, it is unknown how many of them were in China during the epidemic.

Separately in Hong Kong for the time of the epidemic was identified 1079 cases of infection (four people died, 1035 recovered) in Macau has identified 45 cases (all 45 people have already been discharged), Taiwan has infected 442 people (seven died, 420 had recovered).

The Chinese authorities on 31 December 2019, informed the world health organization about the outbreak of an unknown pneumonia in Wuhan in the Central part of the country (Hubei province). Experts have established that the causative agent is a new coronavirus, and later the disease was officially called COVID-19. March 11, the who declared a pandemic of a novel coronavirus in the world.

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