1 imported COVID-19 case reported in Shanghai

Cai Wenjun
The newly diagnosed patient is a Chinese visiting family in Spain. There are no imported suspected cases undergoing test.
Cai Wenjun

One new imported novel coronavirus case was reported in the city on Sunday, said the Shanghai Health Commission on Monday morning.

The newly diagnosed patient, a Chinese visiting family in Spain, arrived at the Shanghai Pudong International Airport on June 25.

The patient has been transferred to the designated hospital for treatment, while all the 19 close contacts on the same plane have been tracked down and put under quarantine and observation.

So far, of all the 367 imported cases, 341 have been discharged upon recovery and 26 are still hospitalized.

No imported suspected case is undergoing test.

No new locally transmitted or suspected cases were reported on Sunday.

Of all the 341 local cases, 334 have been discharged upon recovery. There have been so far seven local fatalities.

No asymptomatic infection cases are undergoing medical observation now, the health commission said.

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