China's Wuhan reports zero increase in COVID-19 cases for 2 days

Source: Xinhua| 2020-03-20 08:26:21|Editor: huaxia

WUHAN, March 20 (Xinhua) -- No new infections or suspected cases of the novel coronavirus were reported on Thursday in Wuhan, marking two days in a row of zero report at the epicenter of the epidemic in a months-long battle with the deadly virus.

The Health Commission of Hubei Province, where Wuhan is the capital, said the total confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Wuhan and Hubei remained at 50,005 and 67,800 by Thursday.

Hubei also saw two new deaths, which were both in Wuhan.