China reports biggest single-day rise in coronavirus cases since March
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China reports biggest single-day rise in coronavirus cases since March

According to a statement released by China’s National Health Commission, the country reported 64 locally transmitted coronavirus cases, out of them, 57 were reported in Urumqi, Xinjiang’s capital. The number marks the biggest one-day rise in China since March. In the past two weeks, 280 cases have been confirmed nationwide. The latest outbreak raised concerns about a second wave in the country.

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Tue Jul 28 - FT

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