Xinjiang reports 23 new confirmed COVID-19 cases

2020-10-29 01:36:04 GMT2020-10-29 09:36:04(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

URUMQI, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region reported 23 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, the regional health commission said Thursday.

The cases, all reported in Shufu County of south Xinjiang's Kashgar Prefecture, were re-categorized from previously reported asymptomatic ones.

By Wednesday, Xinjiang had a total of 45 confirmed cases including three in serious condition, and 138 asymptomatic ones, all in Shufu County.