China reports 27 new cases in last 24 hours
Both China and South Korea recorded new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours.
A total of 27 people were found to have contracted the virus in mainland China, according to the National Health Commission.
The commission reported no deaths due to the virus in the last 24 hours.
NO DEATHS IN PAST 24 HOURS
It said 22 cases were in the capital Beijing, and four cases were people who came from abroad.
In total, 4,638 people have died of the virus in China while over 84,500 tested positive with 79,529 of them cured and discharged from hospitals, according to the US’ Johns Hopkins University.
Meanwhile, South Korea reported 67 more cases of the virus in the last 24 hours, according to the country’s Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. It said 31 of the cases were from travelers overseas.
No deaths were reported in the country from the virus in the last 24 hours. The total number of coronavirus cases reached 12,373 in the country, while 280 people died due to the virus.