The Chinese Ministry of Health confirmed on Saturday that for the first time since the pandemic started, no new case of coronavirus has been registered locally or imported, and no deaths have occurred in 82,971 infections and 4,634 pandemic deaths.
The authorities have confirmed two new suspected cases of the virus, one for a foreign person in Shanghai and one for local transmission in the Chinese province of Jilin.
Three patients were discharged on Friday after their recovery, while the number of serious cases of COVID-19 was nine. In addition, 79 people continue to be treated for the virus, with a total of 78,258 discharged.
To date, a total of 1,711 have been registered for imported cases, of which 1,670 have been discharged and 41 remain in hospital, two of them in severe condition.