The Provincial Health Commission said on Saturday (May 16) that there were no new confirmed cases of Covid-19 (Coronavirus) in Hubei Province in central China on Friday. The city that has been the center of China ’s pandemic since December has almost returned to normal.
As of the end of Friday, there are still 6 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Hubei Province, including one in severe condition and one in critical condition.
The Provincial Health Commission said on Saturday that there were no new confirmed cases in Heilongjiang Province in northeast China on Friday.
As of Friday, the province reported a total of 559 locally transmitted confirmed virus cases and 386 imported cases.
Also by Friday, 545 locally transmitted Covid-19 patients and all the 386 imported case patients had been discharged from hospital after recovery.
The province still had one confirmed case and four asymptomatic cases, according to the commission.
By Friday, a total of 653 close contacts of coronavirus patients in the province were still under medical observation. – Xinhua/Asian News Network