Foreign Affairs Office of Sichuan Province Update on the Epidemic of Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in Sichuan Province(XXIV)
Mar. 23rd, 2020
Briefing on the epidemic
Latest updates by the Health Commission of Sichuan Province:
No new case of novel coronavirus disease was confirmed in Sichuan Province, with no new suspected case and no new fatal case, while no new patient has been newly cured and discharged from hospital on Mar. 22nd. As of 00:00 of Mar. 23rd, 543 cases have been reported in 21 municipalities (prefectures) of Sichuan Province accumulatively (including 4 imported cases from overseas).
At present, there are 4 under treatment in quarantine, 3 fatal cases, and 536 patients have been discharged from hospital after recovery. Of the traced close contacts, there is no suspected case, 523 are still under medical observation.
Till now, no foreigner has been confirmed infected COVID-19 in Sichuan.
All 183 counties (cities or districts) are low-risk counties (cities or districts) in Sichuan Province.