398 locals now infected in Hebei capital Shijiazhuang, with 26 more added to tally

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

The city of Shijiazhuang, the capital of north China's Hebei province, reported 26 new local infections and two locals who are not showing symptoms, from midnight Tuesday to noon on Wednesday, vice mayor Meng Xianghong said.

From January 2 to noon on Wednesday, Shijiazhuang has now reported a total of 398 locals who are infected with the coronavirus disease and 212 locals who are not showing coronavirus symptoms, state media Xinhua reports. Meng announced this at a press briefing on Wednesday, adding that no deaths related to the disease had so far occurred.