Digital Desk, Beijing. The National Health Commission said on Monday that China has reported 162 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases. Of the new local cases, 152 were reported in Shanxi, seven in Guangxi and one each in Zhejiang, Guangdong and Sichuan, the commission said.
Xinhua news agency quoted the commission as saying that 38 new imported cases have also been reported in nine provincial-level regions. It said there were four new suspected cases coming from outside the mainland and no new deaths from Covid-19 that day.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases on the mainland has reached 101,277, with 2,158 patients still receiving treatment, of whom 13 were in critical condition. A total of 94,483 patients have been discharged from mainland hospitals, and 4,636 have died as a result of the virus.