China Reports 37 New Coronavirus Cases in Mainland for Aug 5

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Shanghai, Aug 5, 2020, SPA -- As many as 37 new coronavirus cases were registered in the mainland for August 5, up from 27 a day earlier, Reuters cited the Chinese health commission as saying today.
Seven of the new infections were imported cases, versus five a day earlier, according to a statement by the National Health Commission.
The commission also reported 20 new asymptomatic patients, compared with 24 a day earlier.
As of August 5, mainland China had 84,528 confirmed coronavirus cases, the health authority said. The COVID-19 death toll remained at 4,634
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03:56 LOCAL TIME 00:56 GMT
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