Confirmed cases and deaths from the new coronavirus have hit record daily levels in China
11,791 cases have been confirmed in 31 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions as of Friday according to the Chinese health authority. New deaths have brought the nationwide toll to 259. Authorities in China’s coronavirus epicentre of Hubei province reported 45 new deaths from the illness and 1,347 new confirmed cases on Saturday – both daily record highs.
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