Medical workers take off protective suits in an air-inflated testing lab in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province, Sept 5, 2022.(LIU QIONG / XINHUA)
BEIJING – The Chinese mainland on Wednesday reported 114 locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 42 were in Guizhou and 41 in Sichuan, according to the National Health Commission's report on Thursday.
Wednesday saw no new deaths from COVID-19, with the total death toll at 5,226
A total of 512 local asymptomatic carriers were newly identified.
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A total of 279 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery on the Chinese mainland on Wednesday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 patients discharged from hospitals after recovery to 240,400.
Wednesday saw no new deaths from COVID-19, with the total death toll at 5,226.
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