SHANGHAI :
Shanghai Reports One New Covid-19 Case From Overseas
Xia Ruirui
DATE:  Jun 27 2020
/ SOURCE:  Yicai
Shanghai Reports One New Covid-19 Case From Overseas Shanghai Reports One New Covid-19 Case From Overseas

(Yicai Global) June 27 -- Shanghai reported one more imported novel coronavirus cases yesterday, taking the eastern metropolis' total confirmed Covid-19 cases to 706, the city's health commission said this morning.

The new addition is a Chinese citizen who had been working in South Sudan and travelled back to Shanghai on June 23, according to the commission.

Authorities have traced 38 people who had been in contact with the patient during their journey and placed them under quarantine, the commission said.

The commission logged no new confirmed domestically transmitted cases yesterday. It also reported no asymptomatic cases under observation in the city the same day.

Among the confirmed 365 imported Covid-19 cases, 25 patients are being treated and 340 have been discharged upon recovery, the commission said.

Of the 341 local cases, seven have died and 334 patients have fully recovered and been released from hospital, the commission said.

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Keywords:   COVID-19,Shanghai