China adds 19 more imported patients

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The Chinese mainland reported 19 new imported coronavirus patients Monday, bringing the total number of such patients to 3,142, the National Health Commission said Tuesday, XInhua reports.

Five were reported in Shanghai and Guangdong, three in Sichuan, two in Tianjin, and one each in Beijing, Jiangsu, Fujian and Chongqing, the commission said in its daily report.

Among all the imported patients, 2,897 had been discharged from hospitals, while 245 remained hospitalized, the commission said.