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In China per day revealed 68 cases COVID-19

China over the past day revealed 68 cases of coronavirus and 34 asymptomatic carrier, was discharged from hospital 16 patients, the message of the state Committee on questions of health of China.

States that of the 68 new cases 64 - local (57 - in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region, six in Liaoning province and one in Beijing), the other 4 - import.

In the course of the epidemic in mainland China revealed 83 959 cases of coronavirus infection, 78 934 persons were recovered, 391 patients with COVID-19 hospital stays, 4634 died. Import cases – 2053, recovered 1971 people.

From 1 April, the authorities have also begun to publish data on cases of asymptomatic of the disease. For the last days identified 34 cases, including six of the import, the rest of the 28 – local, from quarantine released 24 persons, from which the coronavirus tests were positive, but no typical disease symptoms were not evident. Under observation be 306 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 2778 cases of infection (22 people died, 1486 recovered) in Macau revealed 46 cases (all patients have already been discharged), Taiwan contracted 462 people (7 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 infection.

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