The Chinese mainland on Monday did not report any new local coronavirus patients, the National Health Commission said Tuesday.
A total of 15 imported patients were reported across the mainland Monday, the commission said in its daily report. Of the new imported patients, six were in Sichuan, four in Shanghai, three in Guangdong, and one each in Tianjin and Shandong.
No new suspected patients or deaths related to the disease were reported.
By the end of Monday, a total of 3,716 imported patients had been reported on the mainland. Among them, 3,382 had been discharged from hospitals and 334 remained hospitalized. No deaths had been reported among the imported patients.
A total of 36 patients on the Chinese mainland were discharged from hospitals on Monday.
There were two suspected patients in the mainland by Monday. A total of 13,995 close contacts remained under medical observation.
On Monday, 12 new asymptomatic patients were reported, all arriving from outside the mainland. Three imported cases were re-categorized as confirmed cases on the same day.
A total of 512 asymptomatic cases were still under medical observation, with 406 arriving in the mainland.