China has registered, over the past 24 hours, eight cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and 19 asymptomatic carriers, 26 patients have been discharged from hospitals, the country's state health committee said in a statement, APA reports citing Sputnik.
All eight new cases were imported.
Overall, during the epidemic in mainland China, 85,066 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded, 80,234 people have recovered, 198 patients with COVID-19 remain in hospitals, and 4,634 have died.
A total of 2,517 cases have been imported, 2,341 people have recovered.
The day before, China recorded 10 coronavirus cases and 34 asymptomatic carriers. A total of 31 patients were discharged.