The Chinese Ministry of Health confirmed on Monday 17 new cases of the new coronavirus pandemic, seven of which were imported and registered in Inner Mongolia’s autonomous region in the north of the country.
The other ten cases concern local transmission, five in Hubei Province, the capital of Wuhan, the center of a global pandemic, three in Jilin, one in Liaoning and the other in Heilongjiang. all in northeast China.
Health officials have reported that there has been no death from Covid-19, so the number of pandemic deaths in the Asian country has remained at 4,633, while the number of infections has increased to 82,918.
On Sunday, 24 patients were discharged after recovering from the virus, making up a total of 78,144 people, while the number of severe cases due to Covid-19 decreased to nine.