Chinese mainland reports one new COVID-19 case, no new deaths
Updated 09:16, 08-May-2020

One new COVID-19 case was registered on the Chinese mainland on Wednesday, according to China's National Health Commission. 

The commission also reported 16 new asymptomatic patients and no new deaths. 

The total number of confirmed cases on the Chinese mainland stands at 82,886, the cumulative death toll at 4,633, and 854 asymptomatic patients are under medical observation.   

Chinese health authorities said 36 patients were discharged from hospitals on Tuesday, bringing the total number of recovered cases to 77,993.   

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

Hong Kong: 1,044 (944 recoveries, 4 deaths)  

Macao: 45 (40 recoveries)   

Taiwan: 440 (347 recoveries, 6 deaths)