Tuesday 01 December 2020 - 4:16:47 pm

China reports 14 new coronavirus cases

SHANGHAI, 22nd October, 2020 (WAM/Reuters) -- China reported 14 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for 21st October, compared with 11 cases a day earlier, the health commission said on Thursday.

All 14 of the new infections were imported, according to a statement by the National Health Commission.

China reported 25 new asymptomatic patients, compared with 15 a day earlier.

As of 21st October, mainland China had 85,729 confirmed coronavirus cases, the health authority said. The COVID-19 death toll remained at 4,634.

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