China reports 775 new COVID cases for Sept 21 vs 747 a day earlier

That compares with 747 new cases a day earlier – 166 symptomatic and 581 asymptomatic infections, which China counts separately. There were no new deaths, same as a day earlier, keeping the nation's fatalities at 5,226. Financial hub Shanghai also reported no local cases for a second consecutive day, local government data showed.


Reuters | Shanghai | Updated: 22-09-2022 06:42 IST | Created: 22-09-2022 06:42 IST
China reports 775 new COVID cases for Sept 21 vs 747 a day earlier
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China reported 775 new COVID-19 infections on Sept. 21, of which 165 were symptomatic and 610 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Thursday. That compares with 747 new cases a day earlier – 166 symptomatic and 581 asymptomatic infections, which China counts separately.

There were no new deaths, same as a day earlier, keeping the nation's fatalities at 5,226. As of Sept. 21, mainland China had confirmed 248,809 cases with symptoms.

China's capital Beijing reported no local cases for a sixth straight day, according to local government data. Financial hub Shanghai also reported no local cases for a second consecutive day, local government data showed.

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