4,740 corona patients discharged from hospital

2020-02-12 at 16:36

China’s National Health Commission says a total of 4,740 patients who had recovered after contracting the coronavirus have been discharged from hospital.

According to Global Health reports, the novel coronavirus, which was first detected in Wuhan, China in December, has infected persons in at least 27 other countries and territories.

A total of 44,653 cases have been reported in mainland China while 518 cases have been reported in a number of countries including in India, Nepal and Sri Lanka.

A total of 1,113 persons have been confirmed dead in mainland China owing to the coronavirus while casualties have also been reported in Hong Kong and in the Philippines.