China's Lu'an reports two new confirmed COVID-19 cases

Updated:May 25,2021 10:32 AM Xinhua

Lu'an City in east China's Anhui Province on Monday reported two new confirmed locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases and one new asymptomatic COVID-19 case, according to the municipal health commission.

One of the two new confirmed cases is a previous asymptomatic carrier, said the commission.

As of 6 p.m. Monday, Lu'an had registered eight confirmed cases of local transmissions, 12 asymptomatic cases, and one suspected case in the recent resurgence of the virus.

Lu'an launched its third round of nucleic acid testing for residents in the main districts and key areas on 2 p.m. Saturday.

Health authorities in Anhui said earlier that the province's recent local transmission cases were related to a training session at a photo studio in the city's Yu'an district.