China's Hubei province reports 93 new coronavirus deaths on Feb 17

by Reuters
Monday, 17 February 2020 23:02 GMT

BEIJING, Feb 18 (Reuters) - The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak rose by 93 to 1,789 as of Monday, the province's health commission said on its website on Tuesday.

There had been a further 1,807 cases detected in Hubei, the epicentre of the outbreak, taking the total in the province to 59,989. (Reporting by Ryan Woo; Editing by Kim Coghill)

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