A teacher simulates a student to get her body temperature remeasured at the Primary School Attached to Peking University in Haidian District of Beijing, capital of China, May 29, 2020. (REN CHAO / XINHUA)
BEIJING — Chinese health authorities said Saturday that no new domestically transmitted COVID-19 cases were reported on the Chinese mainland on Friday.
Four imported cases were reported on the mainland, bringing the total number of imported cases to 1,738, the National Health Commission said in its daily report
Four imported cases were reported on the mainland, bringing the total number of imported cases to 1,738, the National Health Commission said in its daily report.
Of the new cases, two were reported in Shandong province, one in Shanghai and one in Guangdong province, the commission said, adding that one new suspected case imported from abroad was reported in Shanghai.
Of all the imported cases on the mainland, 1,692 had been discharged from hospitals after recovery, and 46 remained hospitalized, according to the commission.
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No deaths had been reported from the imported cases.
Meanwhile, eleven COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery on the Chinese mainland Friday.
There were 63 patients still being treated, the commission said in its daily report.
Altogether 78,302 patients had been cured and discharged from hospitals by the end of Friday, the report said.
As of Friday, a total of 82,999 confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported on the mainland, and 4,634 people had died of the disease.
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