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China reports 192 new coronavirus cases in mainland on Jan 10 vs 157 a day earlier

by Reuters
Tuesday, 11 January 2022 01:03 GMT

BEIJING, Jan 11 (Reuters) - China reported 192 new confirmed coronavirus cases for Jan. 10, up from 157 a day earlier, its health authority said on Tuesday.

Of the new infections, 110 were locally transmitted, according to a statement by the National Health Commission, compared with 97 a day earlier.

The new locally transmitted cases were in Henan, Tianjin and Shaanxi.

China also reported 50 new asymptomatic cases, which it classifies separately from confirmed cases, up from 42.

There were no new deaths, leaving the death toll at 4,636. As of Jan. 10, mainland China had 103,968 confirmed cases. (Reporting by Stella Qiu, Ella Cao and David Stanway; Editing by Tom Hogue)

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