China reports 889 new coronavirus cases, death toll passes 2,200
Friday, February 21, 2020, 12:52 PM
Mainland China had 889 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Thursday, the National-Health-Commission said on Friday, up from 394 cases a day earlier. That brings the total accumulated number of confirmed cases in mainland China so far to 75,465. The death toll from the outbreak in mainland China reached 2,236 as of the end of Thursday, up by 118 from the previous day.