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China has confirmed eight new cases of coronavirus, two of which have been transmitted locally

May 16, 2020

The Chinese Ministry of Health confirmed eight new cases of corona viruses in the country on Saturday, two of which were locally transmitted, registered in Jilin Province, and six reported from abroad.

The newly discovered imported cases have occurred in Shanghai and one in Hainan, although the authorities have indicated that they have also discovered two new suspected foreign cases.

There was no new death from COVID-19 in mainland China on Friday, so the number of deaths remains at 4,633 while the number of infections is 82,941.

China has confirmed eight new cases of coronavirus, two of which have been transmitted locally
China has confirmed eight new cases of coronavirus, two of which have been transmitted locally

Ten patients have been discharged after recovering from the virus in the last 24 hours, although the number of severe coronavirus cases has increased to 11.