Seven new cases of infection with coronavirus and 18 asymptomatic carriers identified in China over the past day, recovered 11 patients, there were no fatal outcomes, the message of the state Committee on questions of health of China.

Specifies that seven new cases – 3 local, (two in Jilin province, one in Shanghai) and four import – all in the Autonomous region of Inner Mongolia.

In total during epidemic in China was registered in 1704 import case COVID-19, 1659 people have recovered, in hospitals there are 45 patients.

All in mainland China were identified 82 954 cases of infection with coronavirus infections, of whom 78 227 recovered, 4633 died.

From 1 April, the authorities started to publish data on asymptomatic cases of the disease, for the last day identified 18 such cases, 16 of them local, two – of import. Per day of quarantine was released 85 people who have the coronavirus tests were positive, but no typical disease symptoms were not evident. Under the supervision of 448 remain asymptomatic carriers.

Separately in Hong Kong for the time of the epidemic was identified 1055 cases of infection (four people died, 1024 recovered) in Macau has identified 45 cases (44 persons have already been discharged), Taiwan contracted 440 people (seven died, 395 recovered).

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.