As of Sunday, 30 May 2021, Guangdong had reported a total of 2,455 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 1,033 imported ones.
Guangdong reports 20 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases
10:21, May 31, 2021
GUANGZHOU, May 31 (Xinhua) — South China’s Guangdong Province registered 20 new locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday, of which 16 were previously asymptomatic cases, the provincial health commission said on Monday.
Eighteen of the confirmed cases were reported in the provincial capital city of Guangzhou and the other two in the city of Foshan.
Three new locally asymptomatic cases were also reported. And three imported confirmed cases and three imported asymptomatic cases were registered on Sunday.
As of Sunday, Guangdong had reported a total of 2,455 confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 1,033 imported ones, according to the commission.
SHANGHAI: China on Monday reported a sudden surge of Covid-19 in the country’s south, with 20 new local cases on May 30, as authorities locked down areas of Guangdong province’s capital city.
Of the 27 new coronavirus cases reported by the national health authority in its daily updates, only 7 infections were imported, with the remainder originating in Guangdong province.
On Saturday, authorities placed a neighbourhood in the capital city of Guangzhou under lockdown as a precautionary measure to curb the virus’ spread.
State media reports have suggested that the recent outbreak is linked to a strain of the virus originating in India.