Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: WHO Cautions of ‘Hard Road Ahead’ to Beat Pandemic; China Reports Biggest Rise in Daily Covid-19 Cases in 5 Months
FILE IMAGE: A lady uses a protective mask as she drives past a banner promoting avoidance against the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) in Hanoi, Vietnam July 31,2020 REUTERS/Kham
The variety of asymptomatic clients, who have been contaminated with the SARS-CoV-2 infection that causes the illness however have yet to develop any signs, also increased to 79 from 64 a day earlier.
The total number of verified COVID-19 cases in mainland China because the outbreak first started in the city of Wuhan in late 2019 now stands at 87,278 cases, while the death toll stayed unchanged at 4,634
Authorities in Shijiazhuang, Hebei’s capital, where most of the new cases lie, have actually released mass screening drives and banned events to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.
Travellers need to present a negative nucleic acid COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours before boarding a train or an aircraft in the province.
In the city of Dalian in Liaoning province, which has actually reported regional infections in recent days, residents in medium or high-risk areas have actually been barred from leaving the city. Locals in other areas were informed to refrain from unneeded trips out of Dalian.
Authorities in Guangdong province late on Wednesday reported a client contaminated with a more transmissible variant of the coronavirus discovered in South Africa.
Some researchers fret that COVID-19 vaccines presently being rolled out may not have the ability to safeguard against this version since of specific anomalies that have been observed.
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