China still under pressure to prevent COVID-19 spread

27 Mars, 2020, 04:41 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau
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Mainland China reported a second consecutive day of no new local coronavirus infections as the epicenter of the epidemic Hubei province opened its borders, but imported cases rose as Beijing ramped up controls to prevent a resurgence of infections.

The National Health Commission received reports of 67 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on the Chinese mainland on Wednesday, all of which were imported.

By the end of Wednesday, a total of 541 imported cases have been reported, Mi said.

From January to Wednesday, 3,169 people died in Hubei and Wuhan. The virus was first reported in Wuhan in December past year.

Stricter measures will also be taken to curb the spread of the virus on flights arriving or leaving the country and to ensure that passenger load factor is lower than 75 percent, the CAAC said, adding that it might further slash global flights if necessary.

Hubei health commission said on Thursday that 914 people were still in severe condition and another 287 in critical condition in hospitals. The province reported no new COVID-19 cases on March 25.

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The total number of cases now stands at 81,285.

By the end of Wednesday, 410 confirmed cases including four deaths had been reported in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), 30 confirmed cases in the Macao SAR, and 235 in Taiwan including two deaths.

Meanwhile, China lowered the threat level in the Corona virus center Wuhan to moderate on Wednesday and for the first time after 9 weeks of lockdown, city bus services were restored.

Besides the five confirmed cases on COVID-19 imported from Pakistan reported in Guangzhou city, there was one case reported in China's Shandong province and Beijing Municipality respectively.

According to the Johns Hopkins coronavirus tracker, there are 471,518 confirmed cases across the world and 21,293 deaths.

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