COVID-19 updates on Chinese mainland

Added On October 26, 2020

A total of 161 new asymptomatic cases were reported, including 24 arriving from outside the mainland and 137 from northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The 137 new cases were reported in south Xinjiang's Kashgar Prefecture, and they were found to be related to a local factory. Kashgar started to take nucleic acid samples from over 2.83 million residents on Saturday, with test results obtained for 334,800 people. 20 confirmed cases arriving from outside the mainland were also reported on Sunday. One new suspected COVID-19 case from outside the mainland was registered in Shanghai. No new deaths related to the disease have been reported.