BEIJING, March 14 (Reuters) - Mainland China had 11 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on March 13, the country’s National Health Commission said on Saturday, up from eight cases a day earlier.
That brings the total number of confirmed cases in mainland China so far to 80,824.
The death toll from the outbreak in mainland China had reached 3,189 as of the end of Friday, up by 13 from the previous day. All of the latest deaths were in the central province of Hubei, the epicentre of the outbreak, and 10 of them were in Hubei’s provincial capital of Wuhan. (Reporting by Tom Daly and Muyu Xu; editing by Richard Pullin)