China reports two new coronavirus cases

A man wearing a protective face mask walks past a billboard promoting practices to minimize the spread of the ongoing coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic in the Causeway Bay district in Hong Kong, China. EPA-EFE/JEROME FAVRE

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China reported 2 new coronavirus cases for May 5 and 20 new asymptomatic cases, data from the national health authority showed on Wednesday.

This compared with 1 new coronavirus case and 15 new asymptomatic cases reported a day earlier.

The two new cases were so-called imported cases involving travellers from overseas, compared with one such case a day earlier.

China’s total number of coronavirus cases now stands at 82,883, while the death toll remained unchanged at 4,633, the National Health Commission said in a statement.

Via Reuters

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