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Today, Monday, the Chinese health authorities announced the registration of 103 new infections with the emerging coronavirus, which represents a significant increase compared to the previous day, in which 69 cases were detected.
The National Health Commission said in a statement that 82 of the 85 local injuries were reported in Hebei Province, while 18 cases were detected among people coming from abroad.
On Sunday, the local authorities in Hebei Province announced that the new wave of Coronavirus disease outbreak in the northern China province had not reached a turning point so far, noting that the risk of further spreading the disease still exists.
The province has completed DNA tests for all residents of Shijiazhuang, the provincial capital, and Xingtai City.
Source: “Reuters” + “Xinhua”