Death toll from new coronavirus across China rises to 170 people – Health Commission

by BERNAMA / pic by AFP

MOSCOW – The total number of confirmed new coronavirus cases in China has reached 7,711, and the death toll from the new virus strain has gone up to 170, China’s National Health Commission said on Thursday.

Sputnik news agency reported that according to the authorities, cases of the new coronavirus have been registered in all Chinese regions.

A day earlier, the health authorities said that there were 5,974 confirmed coronavirus cases, and 132 patients have died.