In China, over the past day, 29 deaths from the COVID-19 coronavirus and 433 new cases were registered, the total number of victims of the coronavirus was 2744 people, who were infected - 78497, the State Health Committee of China reported.
In the epicenter of infection in Hubei province, 26 people died in a day, one in Beijing, Heilongjiang and Henan provinces. Since December last year, 2641 people have died from the coronavirus in Hubei, and 65,596 thousand have become ill. As of Thursday, 23.2 thousand patients were treated and discharged from hospitals.
In total, more than 43 thousand people are currently undergoing treatment in medical institutions of the country; the condition of more than 8 thousand patients is assessed as serious. At the same time, almost 32.5 thousand people recovered and were discharged from medical facilities.
Since December last year, 133 cases of the disease have been registered in Chinese territories outside the mainland: in Hong Kong - 91 (with two deaths), in Macau - ten, in Taiwan - 32 (one death).
On the eve of the State Health Committee of China announced 52 deaths from coronavirus and 406 new cases.