COVID-19: 62 new cases on Chinese mainland, 2 deaths reported
Updated 09:55, 08-Apr-2020

A total of 62 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 59 were from abroad, and 137 asymptomatic cases were reported on the Chinese mainland on Tuesday, according to China's National Health Commission (NHC). 

Three new domestic cases were reported, including two in Shandong Province and one in Guangdong Province, the NHC said.

The total number of confirmed cases on the Chinese mainland stands at 81,802. The cumulative death toll is now at 3,333, while 1,095 asymptomatic patients are under medical observation.

On the same day, Chinese health authorities said 112 patients were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of recovered cases to 77,279.

The latest numbers of total confirmed cases in the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions and Taiwan region are as follows: 

Hong Kong: 935 (236 recovered, 4 deaths) 

Macao: 44 (10 recovered)

Taiwan: 376 (61 recovered, 5 deaths)