Anhui Epidemic Report on February 3

Updated:Feb 03,2020 11:53 AM AHFAO

February 2, 2020 saw 68 newly confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus and 75 suspected cases in Anhui Province. Two patients were discharged from hospital after recovery.     
Of the newly confirmed cases, 16 are in Hefei, 2 in Huaibei, 9 in Bozhou, 7 in Suzhou, 11 in Bengbu, 6 in Fuyang, 1 in Huainan, 2 in Chuzhou, 7 in Lu’an, 1 in Ma’anshan, 2 in Tongling, and 4 in Anqing.
Of the newly suspected cases, 6 are in Hefei, 8 in Huaibei, 4 in Bozhou, 3 in Suzhou, 6 in Bengbu, 11 in Fuyang, 1 in Huainan, 4 in Chuzhou, 17 in Lu’an, 3 in Wuhu, 1 in Tongling, 2 in Chizhou and 9 in Anqing.
Of the two cases who were discharged from the hospital after recovery, one is in Wuhu, the other is in Xuancheng.
By February 2, there had been a total of 408 confirmed cases, 7 cases had been discharged from hospital after recovery, and no case reported died of this disease. Of the confirmed cased, 75 are in Hefei, 8 in Huaibei, 39 in Bozhou, 21 in Suzhou, 37 in Bengbu, 65 in Fuyang, 7 in Huainan, 8 in Chuzhou, 20 in lu’an, 28 in Ma’anshan, 16 in Wuhu, 4 in Xuancheng, 18 in Tongling, 6 in Chizhou, 47 in Anqing and 9 in Huangshan.
By the end of February 2, a total of 401 confirmed cases are now under medical treatment in hospital. Four cases are under critical condition.
Seven cases are about to be discharged from hospital by February 3, three in Hefei, 2 in Chuzhou, 1 in Chizhou and 1 in Tongling.
A total of 8,975 close contacts had been traced who are now under close medical observation.
The hotline of Anhui Health Commission is 12320. It is open to anyone in the Province for all the questions or problems on epidemic prevention and control.