COVID-19: 99 new cases on Chinese mainland, 63 new asymptomatic cases
Updated 09:42, 12-Apr-2020

China has 99 more COVID-19 cases on its mainland, 97 of which are imported from abroad, the National Health Commission said on Saturday. 

The commission also reported no new deaths and 63 asymptomatic patients who are currently under observation.

The two cases of local transmissions were registered in northeastern China's Heilongjiang Province.

The total number of confirmed cases on the Chinese mainland stands at 82,052. The cumulative death toll is 3,339, and 1,086 asymptomatic patients are under medical observation.

On the same day, the Chinese health authorities said 50 patients were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of recovered cases to 77,575.

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

Hong Kong: 1,000 (336 recovered, 4 deaths)

Macao: 45 (10 recovered)

Taiwan: 385 (99 recovered, 6 deaths)