Today’s press conference on the joint prevention and control mechanism of the State Council introduced the work of epidemic prevention and control in the education system.
Mi Feng, spokesman of the National Health Commission and deputy director of the publicity department, said that the epidemic situation is still very serious, but driven by a series of powerful measures, the epidemic situation has also seen some positive changes in general.
The number of newly reported cases decreased from 3887 on February 4 to 2015 on February 11. The number of new suspected cases decreased from 5328 on February 5 to 3342 on February 11, with a decrease of 48.2% and 37.3% respectively. The number of patients discharged from hospital increased rapidly, from 1.3% on January 27 to 10.6% on February 11.