Chinese mainland reports 65 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Source: Xinhua| 2021-01-24 09:40:35|Editor: huaxia

A staff of China Post disinfects packages in Shijiazhuang, north China's Hebei Province, Jan. 23, 2021. (Xinhua/Mu Yu)

BEIJING, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Saturday reported 80 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 65 locally transmitted ones and 15 arriving from outside the mainland, the National Health Commission said Sunday.

Of the locally transmitted cases, 29 were reported in Heilongjiang, 19 in Hebei, 12 in Jilin, three in Shanghai and two in Beijing, the commission said in its daily report.

One suspected case arriving from outside the mainland was newly reported in Shanghai. No deaths related to the disease were reported on Saturday, said the commission.