Between 00:00 and 24:00, March 5，the following were newly reported by the Health Commission of Anhui Province:
a) 0 confirmed case;
b) 0 suspected case; and
c) 14 cured and discharged cases.
Of the cured and discharged cases, 8 are in Hefei, 2 in Huaibei, 1 in Bozhou, 1 in Ma’anshan, 1 in Xuancheng and 1 in Chizhou.
By 24:00, March 5, the following had been reported in Anhui Province:
a) 990 confirmed cases;
b) 970 cured and discharged cases;
c) 6 fatal cases;
d) 28,383 close contacts;
e) 14 cases under the treatment and
f) 482 cases under close medical observation.
9 cases are about to be cured and discharged by March 6, 4 in Hefei, 3 in Huainan and 2 in Ma’anshan.
The hospitalized patients in our province will be reduced to 5 and 979 have been cured and discharged. The cure rate will reach 98.9%. After Tongling, Lu'an, Fuyang, Bengbu, Anqing, Chuzhou, Suzhou, Huangshan, Huaibei, Xuancheng, Chizhou, Bozhou, another two cities including Huainan and Ma’anshan will simultaneously achieve “zero case” today.