BEIJING, Aug. 1 (Xinhua) -- The National Health Commission said Saturday that 15 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery on the Chinese mainland Friday.
There were 714 patients still being treated, including 39 in severe condition, the commission said in its daily report.
Altogether 78,989 patients had been cured and discharged from hospitals by Friday, the report said.
As of Friday, a total of 84,337 confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported on the mainland, among whom 4,634 died of the disease. Enditem