A border inspection police officer checks information of a newly arrived inbound passenger in Chongqing, southwest China, March 29, 2020. (File photo: Xinhua)
Chinese health authority said on Tuesday it received reports of 89 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on the Chinese mainland on Monday, among which three were domestically contracted and 86 were imported.
The Chinese mainland registered three new suspected cases on Monday.
No deaths were reported on Monday.
According to the National Health Commission, 75 people were discharged from hospitals after recovery, while the number of severe cases decreased by five to 116.
As of Monday, the mainland had reported a total of 1,464 imported cases. Of the cases, 559 had been discharged from hospitals after recovery and 37 were in severe condition, said the commission.
Also on Monday, 54 new asymptomatic COVID-19 cases were reported on the mainland, including five imported ones. The commission said 1,005 asymptomatic cases were still under medical observation, including 237 from abroad.