Anhui Epidemic Report on February 5

Updated:Feb 05,2020 10:51 AM AHFAO

February 4, 2020 saw 50 newly confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 63 newly suspected cases in Anhui Province. Six people were discharged from hospital after recovery.

Of the newly confirmed cases, 12 are in Hefei, 3 in Huaibei, 10 in Bozhou, 1 in Suzhou, 5 in Bengbu, 5 in Fuyang, 4 in Huainan, 4 in Lu’an, 2 in Ma’anshan, 2 in Wuhu, 1 in Chizhou, and 1 in Anqing.

Of the newly suspected cases, 7 are in Hefei, 6 in Huaibei, 2 in Bozhou, 1 in Suzhou, 8 in Bengbu, 14 in Fuyang, 14 in Lu’an, 2 in Wuhu, 1 in Xuancheng, 1 in Tongling and 7 in Anqing.

Of those who were discharged from the hospital after recovery, 3 are in Fuyang, and 3 in Anqing.

By February 4, there had been a total of 530 confirmed cases, 93 are in Hefei, 14 in Huaibei, 58 in Bozhou, 24 in Suzhou, 48 Bengbu, 84 in Fuyang, 12 in Huainan, 11 in Chuzhou, 34 Lu’an, 30 in Ma’anshan, 23 in Wuhu, 4 in Xuancheng, 19 in Tongling, 11 in Chizhou, 56 in Anqing, and 9 in Huangshan. 20 people had been discharged from hospital after recovery, 5 in Hefei, 2 in Bozhou, 3 in Fuyang, 2 in Chuzhou, 1 in Lu’an, 1 in Wuhu, 1 in Xuancheng, 1 in Tongling, 1 in Chizhou, and 3 in Anqing. No case reported died of this disease.

A total of 11,604 close contacts had been traced who are now under close medical observation.

By the end of February 4, a total of 510 confirmed cases are now under medical treatment in hospital. Five cases are under critical condition.

Three cases are about to be discharged from hospital by February 5, 2 in Huainan, and 1 in Wuhu.

Novel Coronavirus Advice for the Public:

To protect yourself from the virus, please wash your hands frequently especially after coming back from outdoors. Hang and air your clothes and beddings on fine days. Frequent ventilation and indoor air sterilization are necessary. Besides, please clean the sanitary appliances promptly.