BEIJING – A total of 328 patients infected with the coronavirus have been released from the hospital after recovering on Saturday evening, Chinese health authorities announced on Sunday.

According to the Xinhua News Agency, February 2, 2020, the National Health Commission of China (NHC) said in its daily report that 85 people had been discharged from the hospital on Saturday. Of the total recovered, 49 were in Hubei province.

However, on Saturday evening a total of 304 people died from the disease, and 14,380 new infections were reported in 31 counties in Xinjiang and China's manufacturing and construction units.

Update: October