China's Heilongjiang reports no new COVID-19 cases
People's Daily


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HARBIN, May 19 (Xinhua) -- No new confirmed COVID-19 cases and asymptomatic cases were reported in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province on Monday, the provincial health commission said Tuesday.

As of Monday, Heilongjiang still had four asymptomatic cases. A total of 19,838 close contacts of COVID-19 patients in the province had been tracked, and 627 people were still undergoing medical observation.

Heilongjiang had been cleared of confirmed COVID-19 cases as the last patient was discharged from hospital after recovery on May 16.

By Monday, the province had reported a total of 559 locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases and 386 imported confirmed cases.