Almost 46% of those infected with the new type of coronavirus in China have already been cured and discharged from hospital, according to data from the State Committee on Health of the People's Republic of China, Report citing RIA Novosti.
According to the latest data, the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in mainland China has reached 78,824 people, 36,117 of whom have been cured and discharged from hospitals, constituting 45.8% of the total number of cases.
At present, there are 39,919 more people in hospitals.
Since the beginning of the epidemic, a total of 12,910 cases have been reported throughout China, excluding Hubei Province.
The epidemiological situation in China has been improving recently, with 327 new infections detected over the past 24 hours throughout the country, while only nine cases have been recorded outside Hubei Province. For the first time, the number of patients discharged per day exceeded 3,000.