(With input from – Xinhua)
Kohima, February 1 (NE): Amidst the panic and alert due to the outbreak of novel CoronaVirus around the world, the Chinese Health Authorities (CHA) on Saturday, February 1, 2020 has announced that, a total of 243 patients infected with the novel Coronavirus had been discharged from hospitals after recovery by the end of Friday, said the official state-run press agency of the People’s Republic of China – Xinhua.
On Friday alone (January 31, 2020) 72 people walked out of the hospital after recovery, the National Health Commission (NHC) said in its daily report.
As of Friday midnight, a total of 259 people had died and 11,791 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection had been reported in 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps in China, said the report.
(News & photos credits: Xinhua)