Two imported cases from Iran to Ningxia in Beijing
Beijing, March, novel coronavirus pneumonia (Xinhua Du Yan) March 1st, Beijing Municipal Peoples Government Information Office held a new crown pneumonia epidemic prevention and control work press conference 1. The novel coronavirus pneumonia case was introduced by Pang Xinghuo, deputy director of Beijing Municipal Center for Disease Control and prevention. In February 29th, Beijing reported 2 cases of new crown pneumonia diagnosed in Iran, all of which were close contacts of Ningxia confirmed case in February 26th.
2 newly diagnosed novel coronavirus pneumonia cases in Beijing are imported cases abroad.
Novel coronavirus pneumonia cases were confirmed in Beijing from 0 to 24 February 29th. All cases were imported from overseas and sent to designated medical institutions for treatment. The number of cases confirmed by the new medical institutions was 2. 18 new suspected cases and 7 close contacts were reported. Five patients were cured and discharged from two designated hospitals in the city. There are two men and three women, the youngest 7 years old and the oldest 67 years old.