The State Health Committee of the People’s Republic of China said that over the past day, the Chinese authorities have identified 222 cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus. RT.
It is reported that 29 cases are imported and 193 are found domestically. Of the newly registered infected, 119 are asymptomatic carriers.
It is noted that for the entire period from April 15 last year, only one death from the consequences of infection was recorded in the country. There are 1,674 patients in local medical institutions. Over the past day, 27 people have recovered.
On December 31, 2020, it became known that a patient infected with the “British” strain of coronavirus was first identified in the PRC. Earlier this year, it was reported that more than nine million people in the country received vaccinations against coronavirus infection.
At the end of 2019, China reported an outbreak of the disease caused by a new type of coronavirus. She was recorded in Wuhan city, located in Hubei province. On March 11, WHO announced the COVID-19 pandemic in the world. On March 29, China announced a halt to the coronavirus epidemic, with 4,634 patients becoming victims of the virus in the country.