BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported one new confirmed COVID-19 case for the mainland as of the end of July 15, down from six a day earlier, the country’s national health authority said on Thursday.
The new case was an imported infection involving a traveller from overseas. All six cases reported a day earlier were also imported infections.
Beijing reported no new cases for the tenth consecutive day.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in mainland China to date is 83,612. The death toll remains unchanged at 4,634.
(Reporting by Beijing newsroom; Writing by Se Young Lee; Editing by Tom Hogue)