A new case of COVID-19 was identified and confirmed by doctors in Chinese Wuhan. Thus, the epidemiological situation again worsened in the city: for a long time, there were no new patients. It is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the Health Committee of Hubei Province.
It is known that now the identified patient is in serious condition.
In addition, 17 new asymptomatic carriers of the virus were detected throughout the day in Hubei. There are 616 of them.
During the epidemic, 68 129 cases of infection were recorded in the province (50 334 in Wuhan), 4 512 people died.
In the PRC over the past day, 14 new cases of infection with coronavirus and 20 asymptomatic carriers were detected, 74 patients were cured, and there were no fatal outcomes.
Chinese authorities do not include asymptomatic carriers with positive virus tests but no symptoms. Whether the new patient in Wuhan was an asymptomatic carrier who showed signs of COVID-19 is not specified.