Fourteen new cases of infection with coronavirus and 20 asymptomatic carriers identified in China over the past day, recovered 74 patients, there were no fatal outcomes, the message of the state Committee on questions of health of China.

Specified, of the 14 cases, two import (Autonomous region Inner Mongolia), the remaining 12 – local (11 – in Jilin province and one in Hubei province).

"the State Committee on health care received from 31 provinces (districts, municipalities) information about the 82 901-confirmed case of infection with a new type of coronavirus, including currently sick of 148 people (13 people are in serious condition), 78, 120 people discharged from hospitals, 4633 died", – stated in the message.

From 1 April, the authorities started to publish data on asymptomatic cases of the disease, for the last day identified 20 such cases, 19 of them local and one import. For the last days under quarantine released 61, in which the coronavirus tests were positive, but no typical disease symptoms were not evident. Under observation remains 794 asymptomatic carrier.

Separately in Hong Kong for the time of the epidemic was identified 1044 case of infection (of which four people died, 967 recovered) in Macau has identified 45 cases (40 are discharged), Taiwan contracted 440 people (six died, 361 were cured).

The Chinese authorities on 31 December 2019, informed the world health organization about the outbreak of an unknown pneumonia in Wuhan in the Central part of the country (Hubei province). Experts have established that the causative agent is a new coronavirus, and later the disease was officially called COVID-19. March 11, the who declared a pandemic of a novel coronavirus in the world. The state Committee on health of the PRC on 29 March said that the spread of the epidemic in the country as a whole is stopped.