East China’s Fujian Province reported 48 new locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases Wednesday, the provincial health commission said Thursday.
The confirmed cases were reported in the cities of Xiamen, Quanzhou and Putian.
The province has reported a total of 200 locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases since Sept. 10, and all patients are currently receiving treatment in hospitals. Four local asymptomatic carriers are currently under concentrated medical observation and quarantine.
According to the health commission, 5,417 close contacts are also under medical observation.
Yunnan Province also reported one locally transmitted case Wednesday, the National Health Commission said in its daily report Thursday.