40 newly diagnosed cases in China


From 0:00 to 24:00 on March 8, 31 provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the central government) and Xinjiang production and Construction Corps reported 40 newly confirmed cases, 22 newly died cases (21 in Hubei, 1 in Guangdong), and 60 newly suspected cases.
On the same day, 1535 cases were cured, 3802 close contacts were removed from medical observation, and 153 severe cases were reduced.
As of 24:00 on March 8, according to the reports of 31 provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the central government) and Xinjiang production and Construction Corps, there are 19016 confirmed cases (including 5111 severe cases), 58600 cured and discharged cases, 3119 dead cases, 80735 confirmed cases and 421 suspected cases. A total of 674760 close contacts were traced, and 20146 close contacts were still under medical observation.
36 newly confirmed cases (36 cases in Wuhan), 1422 newly cured and discharged cases (1163 cases in Wuhan), 21 newly dead cases (18 cases in Wuhan), 18303 currently confirmed cases (16627 cases in Wuhan), including 4991 severe cases (4735 cases in Wuhan). 46433 cases (30933 in Wuhan) were cured, 3007 cases (2388 in Wuhan) died and 67743 cases (49948 in Wuhan) were confirmed. There are 28 new suspected cases (28 in Wuhan) and 277 suspected cases (253 in Wuhan).
From 0:00 to 24:00 on March 8, 4 confirmed cases (4 cases in Gansu Province) imported from abroad were newly reported. As of 24:00 on March 8, a total of 67 confirmed imported cases were reported.
A total of 169 confirmed cases were reported from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: 114 cases from Hong Kong SAR (59 discharged, 3 dead), 10 cases from Macao SAR (10 discharged), 45 cases from Taiwan (15 discharged, 1 dead).