Anhui Epidemic Report on February 1

Updated:Feb 01,2020 11:15 AM AHFAO

January 31, 2020 saw 60 newly confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus and 77 suspected cases in Anhui Province.
Of the newly confirmed cases, 9 are in Hefei, 4 in Huaibei, 5 in Bozhou, 2 in Suzhou, 1 in Bengbu, 9 in Fuyang, 2 in Chuzhou, 4 in Lu’an, 8 in Ma’anshan, 1 in Wuhu, 2 in Tongling, 13 in Anqing.      

Of the suspected cases, 7 are in Hefei, 3 in Huaibei, 11 in Bozhou, 5 in Suzhou, 6 in Bengbu, 8 in Fuyang, 18 in Lu’an, 5 in Ma’anshan, 1 in Wuhu, 2 in Chizhou, 11 in Anqing.     

By the end of January 31, 297 confirmed cased had been reported in Anhui Province. Three are in critical condition, and 3 people had been discharged from hospital after recovery, no case had been reported died of the disease. Of the confirmed cases, 59 are in Hefei, 6 in Huaibei, 25 in Bozhou, 12 in Suzhou, 16 in Bengbu, 47 in Fuyang, 6 in Huainan, 6 in Chuzhou, 13 in Lu’an, 22 in Ma’anshan, 15 in Wuhu, 4 in Xuancheng, 16 in Tongling, 4 in Chizhou, 37in Anqing, 9 in Huangshan. By the end of January 31, 294 confirmed cases are under medical treatment in hospital. Two cases are about to be discharged from hospital after recovery, one in Hefei, the other in Bozhou.    

A total of 5,967 close contacts had been traced who are now under medical observation.