Chinese mainland reports 106 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Source: Xinhua| 2021-01-19 08:55:31|Editor: huaxia

A worker disinfects hands at a community in Dongchang District of Tonghua City, northeast China's Jilin Province, Jan. 17, 2021. (Xinhua/Xu Chang)

BEIJING, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Monday reported 118 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 106 locally transmitted cases and 12 arriving from outside the mainland, the National Health Commission said Tuesday.

Of the locally transmitted cases, 43 were reported in Jilin, 35 in Hebei, 27 in Heilongjiang, and one in Beijing, the commission said in its daily report.

No suspected cases or deaths related to the disease were reported on Monday, said the commission.