China reports 394 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection, 114 new deaths

Source: Xinhua| 2020-02-20 10:21:35|Editor: huaxia

A patient who recovered from novel coronavirus pneumonia (NCP) waves to people before being discharged from the People's Hospital in Tengchong, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Feb. 19, 2020. (Photo by Guan Zhiqin/Xinhua)

BEIJING, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Chinese health authority Thursday said it received reports of 394 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 114 deaths on Wednesday from 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps.

Among the deaths, 108 were in Hubei Province and one in Hebei, Shanghai, Fujian, Shandong, Yunnan and Shaanxi, respectively, according to the National Health Commission.