Shanghai reports 1 new imported COVID-19 case


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SHANGHAI, July 10 (Xinhua) -- East China's Shanghai Municipality reported one new imported COVID-19 case and no increase in domestically transmitted cases on Thursday, the municipal health commission said Friday.

The imported case was a Chinese student studying in France who departed from France on July 5 and arrived at Shanghai Pudong International Airport on July 6. The student was put under quarantine upon arrival and showed symptoms during the isolated observation period and was later confirmed as a COVID-19 patient.

All 49 close contacts on the flight have been put under quarantine.

As of Thursday, Shanghai had reported a total of 380 confirmed imported cases and 342 locally transmitted cases.