Chinese mainland records 1,827 new confirmed COVID-19 cases
The Chinese mainland recorded 1,827 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday with 1,787 linked to local transmissions and 40 from overseas, according to data from the National Health Commission on Friday.
A total of 5,559 new asymptomatic cases were also recorded on Thursday, and 59,056 asymptomatic patients remain under medical observation.
Confirmed cases on the Chinese mainland now total 151,103, with the death toll at 4,638.
The latest tally of confirmed cases in the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions and Taiwan region is as follows:
Hong Kong: 286,313 (47,181 recoveries, 7,825 deaths)