Friday 17 September 2021 - 11:49:16 am

China reports 90 new coronavirus cases in past 24 hours


BEIJING, 3rd August, 2021 (WAM/ Reuters) -- China reported on Tuesday 90 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the mainland for 2nd August, compared with 98 a day earlier, according to the National Health Commission.

Of the new infections, 61 were locally transmitted, the health authority said. That compares with 55 local cases a day earlier. No new deaths were reported.

As of 2nd August, mainland China had recorded 93,193 confirmed cases, with the cumulative death toll unchanged at 4,636.

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