Guangdong reported no new COVID-19 cases today, the fifth time since it began reporting, keeping the total at 1,350 confirmed cases. Most have recovered, with another 48 patients discharged on Tuesday, leaving only 214 under treatment in the province, according to the Guangdong Health Commission.
Hong Kong also stopped adding new cases today, the first time in 11 days, keeping the city’s total at 101, with 64 still under treatment, according to the Centre for Health Protection. The death toll in the GBA remains at nine.
Hubei, epicentre of the outbreak, reported 115 new cases, up one from the previous day’s 114, taking the total to 67,332. The death toll rose to 2,871, with 37 new deaths added on Sunday, up six from the previous day’s 31, according to the Hubei Health Commission.
The nationwide number of new infections outside Hubei was 4 on Monday, down seven from the previous day’s 11. Of the total 80,270 confirmed cases, over 60% have left hospital, according to the National Health Commision.