China reports 224 new Covid-19 cases on February 24 vs 186 a day earlier

BEIJING: China reported 224 new confirmed coronavirus cases on February 24, the country’s national health authority said on Friday, compared with 186 a day earlier.
Of the new cases, 82 were locally transmitted, the National Health Commission said, compared with 85 a day earlier.
A majority of the new local cases were reported by Inner Mongolia, Liaoning, Guangdong, Sichuan and Yunan while the city of Beijing reported two.
The number of new asymptomatic cases, which China does not classify as confirmed cases, stood at 109 compared with 112 a day earlier.
There were no new deaths, leaving the death toll unchanged at 4,636.
As of February 24, mainland China had confirmed 1,08,604 cases.

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