Chinese mainland reports 104 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases-Xinhua

Chinese mainland reports 104 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Source: Xinhua

Editor: huaxia

2022-01-15 10:34:45

Staff members arrange swab samples in Anyang City of central China's Henan Province, Jan. 12, 2022.(Photo by Ma Xiaoran/Xinhua)

BEIJING, Jan. 15 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Friday reported 104 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, the National Health Commission said in its daily report on Saturday.

Of the new local cases, 52 were reported in Henan, 39 in Tianjin, eight in Guangdong, four in Shaanxi, and one in Zhejiang, the commission said.

Also reported were 61 new imported cases in eight provincial-level regions, according to the commission.

Six new suspected cases arriving from outside the mainland were reported in Shanghai, and no new deaths from COVID-19 were reported on the day, it added.

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases on the mainland had reached 104,745 by Friday, including 3,451 patients still receiving treatment, of whom 11 were in severe condition.

A total of 96,658 patients had been discharged from hospitals on the mainland, and 4,636 had died as a result of the virus.

A total of 25 asymptomatic cases were newly reported Friday, 23 of whom arrived from outside the mainland.