There have been 2,048 new confirmed infections throughout mainland China reported on Sunday. The entire amassed variety of instances reported is 70,548, of which 10,844 folks have been handled and launched from hospital.
Greater than 94% of the brand new instances on Sunday had been within the central province of Hubei, the place the outbreak is concentrated. The province additionally noticed 100 deaths on Feb. 16.
Henan province, which neighbors Hubei, noticed three deaths on Sunday, with the remaining two in southeast China’s Guangdong, which is subsequent to Hong Kong.
Hubei introduced on Sunday that it might additional tighten site visitors restrictions as a way to attempt to curb the outbreak. It additionally ordered villages and districts to implement the “most stringent” measures to cease folks from getting into and leaving.
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