BEIJING: China reported 17 new COVID-19 cases for Nov 20, down from 23 a day earlier, its health authority said on Sunday (Nov 21).
Of the new infections, four were locally transmitted cases, according to a statement by the National Health Commission, up from three a day earlier.
China reported eight new asymptomatic cases, which it classifies separately from confirmed cases, down from 16 a day earlier.
There were no new deaths, leaving the death toll at 4,636.
As of Nov 20, mainland China had 98,467 confirmed coronavirus cases.