China breaks historic record for number of coronavirus cases

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 China broke the historical record for the number of cases of coronavirus infection

China has officially recorded the highest number of new COVID-19 infections per day. 31,656 infected people were recorded, which became a new historical record in the country, according to the National Health Commission.

the majority – 27,646 – were asymptomatic, while only 4,010 cases were symptomatic.

There were 29,157 new cases the day before. Of these, 2,719 are symptomatic and 26,438 asymptomatic infections, which China counts separately.

China's new local cases of COVID-19 infection are the highest since the April peak. So, earlier, the maximum increase in the number of infected people in the country – 29,411 cases – was recorded on April 14. Now, one death has been registered as a result of coronavirus disease.

In total, the death toll due to COVID-19 in China has already reached 5232 people.

It was previously reported that the COVID-19 pandemic has led to a surge in superbug infections, according to a report from the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control.

Before that, the World Health Organization said that the weekly number of deaths from COVID-19 has decreased by 90% since the beginning of the year.

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