Sources: Foreign Affairs Office of Xi'an Municipal People's Government
I. The Daily Report on the Progress of the COVID-19
As of 08:00 a.m. March 3rd, there had been a total of 245 cumulative confirmed cases (★216 cured cases and 1 death case) in Shaanxi province, including 116 imported cases, 114 close contacts, and 15 cases without close contact. Among all the confirmed cases, 120 cases are in Xi'an (104 cured cases and 0 suspected cases), 13 cases in Baoji, 17 cases in Xianyang, 8 cases in Tongchuan, 15 cases in Weinan, 8 cases in Yan'an, 3 cases in Yulin, 26 cases in Hanzhong, 26 cases in Ankang, 7 cases in Shangluo, and 1 case in Yangling Agricultural Demonstration Zone and Hancheng each. At present, there are 0 suspected cases in Shaanxi Province.
II. The Containment on the COVID-19
i. As of the press time, a total of 216 patients have been cured and discharged from the hospitals in Shaanxi Province. No new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection have been reported in Shaanxi today.
ii. With the positive progress of the containment on the epidemic, social and economic development has been gradually recovering, with a normalized order and accelerated resumption of work and production. On March 2nd, Xi'an Municipal CPC Committee and Xi'an Municipal People's Government held a meeting on promoting fast development of the cultural tourism industry in Xi'an which shall be put with high priority after the epidemic is over. At the same time, epidemic prevention and control work got a further analysis and arrangement for the near future. We will try our best to win in both the epidemic control and economic development.