In China, it was generally possible to stop the spread of coronavirus infection, said Mi Feng, a representative of the state health Committee of China, according to Free News regarding Xinhua.
According to him, the data for March 29 indicates that the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in the country is less than 3 thousand.
At the same time, he noted that a new round of fighting the virus in China is possible, as the number of imported cases continues to grow. On Saturday, 693 imported cases from 42 countries were reported, Mi Feng said.
In the future, the country’s authorities plan to continue timely detection and isolation of new cases to prevent new outbreaks, said a representative of the state health Committee of China.
The first cases of COVID-19 were reported in the city of Wuhan in late December. A month later, when the number of cases reached several hundred, authorities quarantined Wuhan and several neighboring cities. Most of the restrictions were lifted during March.
In total, 82 thousand people were infected in the country, and in 3.3 thousand cases, the disease ended in death.
The peak incidence in China was in the middle of February.