BEIJING, May 5 (Xinhua) -- Eighty-seven patients of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were discharged from hospitals after recovery Monday on the Chinese mainland, according to the National Health Commission Tuesday.
Members of the first group of imported COVID-19 patients diagnosed at Suifenhe port in Northeast China's Heilongjiang province who were cured and discharged from the hospital on April 21, 2020 wave goodbye to medics. (Photo: Pan Songgang/chinadaily.com.cn)
Altogether 77,853 patients had been discharged from hospitals after recovery by the end of Monday, the commission said in its daily report.
As of Monday, 82,881 confirmed COVID-19 cases had been reported on the mainland, and 4,633 people had died of the disease. Enditem