Hubei reports no confirmed or suspected COVID-19 cases outside Wuhan

For the first time since January 20, there have been no confirmed or suspected cases in Hubei Province outside Wuhan, where the number of confirmed cases has dropped to less than 200, the National Health Commission said on Wednesday. 

China reported 10 new confirmed cases and 54 asymptomatic cases on Wednesday, the highest number in two weeks. The Commission vow to strengthen the screening and epidemiological investigation, and continue to promote scientific and accurate prevention and control in public places to plug the loopholes that may lead to a rebound.

A total of 6,764 asymptomatic cases had been reported nationwide as of Tuesday, including 588 cases imported from overseas. A total of 1,297 transferred from confirmed cases, and 251 cases imported from abroad.