Only 1 new patient confirmed with coronavirus infection

Cai Wenjun
37 suspected cases have been ruled out.
Cai Wenjun

Only one new coronavirus case has been confirmed, bringing the total to 293 in the city, with 37 suspected cases ruled out, Shanghai Health Commission said on Sunday afternoon.

The newly diagnosed patient lives in Jiading District.

So far, Shanghai has reported a total of 293 cases and ruled out 1,002 suspected cases. The confirmed infected patients are aged between 7 months and 88 years old. A total of 97 patients are from outside the city -- 66 from Wuhan, 23 from other cities in Hubei, two each from Anhui and Jiangsu provinces, one each from Heilongjiang, Hunan, Shaanxi and Gansu provinces.

The commission said 228 patients are stable, 10 are in a serious condition and 10 are critical. Forty-four patients have recovered and been discharged from hospital. There has been only one fatality. Another 236 suspected cases are undergoing tests.

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