Authorities are gradually relaxing restrictions in Wuhan © AFP via Getty Images
CAIRO – 3 June 2020: China reported one new coronavirus (COVID-19) case and four new asymptomatic cases in the mainland on June 2, the country’s health commission said.
The release said the confirmed case was brought by a traveler from overseas. Mainland China had five confirmed cases, all of which were imported, and 10 asymptomatic cases for June 1.
China does not count asymptomatic patients, those who are infected with the virus but not exhibiting symptoms, as confirmed cases.
The total number of infections to date in the mainland stands at 83,021. The death toll remained unchanged at 4,634, according to Reuters.