Update on COVID-19 as of 24:00 On 8 February
A total of 110 new confirmed cases were reported in 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps on Sunday.Among them, 37 imported cases were reported, including 18 in Guangdong, nine in Shanghai, five in Guangxi, two in Fujian, one in Beijing, one in Tianjin and one in Sichuan. Four asymptomatic cases were converted to confirmed cases (one in Beijing, one in Guangdong, one in Guangxi and one in Sichuan).There were 73 local cases (72 in Guangxi, all in Baise;One case in Liaoning province and one in Huludao City), including two asymptomatic cases (both in Guangxi).No new deaths were reported.No new suspected cases were reported.On Tuesday, 88 people were discharged from hospital after recovery, and 2,975 close contacts were released from medical observation. The number of severe cases decreased by 1 from the previous day.There were 666 confirmed cases imported from abroad, including one severe case, and no suspected cases.A total of 12,825 confirmed cases had been reported, and 12,159 had been discharged from hospital after recovery, with no death reported.A total of 106,634 confirmed cases had been reported in 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps as of 24:00 On February 8, including four severe cases. 100,503 patients had been discharged from hospital after recovery, and 4,636 had died.By now, 1,548,704 close contacts have been traced, and 40,980 close contacts are still under medical observation.Twenty-four new asymptomatic cases were reported in 31 provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government) and xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, including 23 imported cases and one local case (in Heihe, Heilongjiang province).Six confirmed cases, including four imported cases, were transferred to China.On the same day, 53 patients (40 imported) were discharged from medical observation.A total of 837 asymptomatic cases, including 745 from abroad, were still under medical observation.A total of 34,494 confirmed cases have been reported from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan.Of these, 15,176 (13,315, including 213 deaths) were reported in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), 79 in the Macao SAR, and 19,239 (13,742, including 851 deaths) in Taiwan.