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China has identified 21 new cases COVID-19

China over the past day has identified 21 new cases of coronavirus and 43 asymptomatic carrier, was discharged from hospital 18 patients, the message of the state Committee on questions of health of China.

States that of the 21 new case 15 - local (13 in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region, two in Liaoning province), the remaining six import.

In the course of the epidemic in mainland China revealed 83 750 cases of coronavirus infection, 78 873 man recovered, 243 patients with COVID-19 remain in hospitals, 4634 died. Import cases – 2029, recovered 1951 people.

From 1 April, the authorities have also begun to publish data on cases of asymptomatic of the disease. For the last days identified 43 such cases, nine of them are of import to the 34 – local quarantine released the four people, in which the coronavirus tests were positive, but no typical disease symptoms were not evident. Under the supervision of 204 remain an asymptomatic carrier, but 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 2249 cases of infection (15 people died, recovered 1379), in Macau revealed 46 cases (all patients have already been discharged), Taiwan caught 455 people (seven died, 440 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, later on infection has received the official name COVID-19. March 11, the who declared a pandemic coronavirus.

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