16 newly diagnosed cases in 31 provinces


From 0:00 to 24:00 on March 15, 31 provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the central government) and Xinjiang production and Construction Corps reported 16 newly confirmed cases, 14 newly died cases (14 in Hubei Province) and 41 newly suspected cases.
On the same day, 838 cases were cured, 1316 close contacts were released from medical observation, and 194 severe cases were reduced.
As of 24:00 on March 15, according to the reports of 31 provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the central government) and Xinjiang production and Construction Corps, there are 9898 confirmed cases (including 3032 severe cases), 67749 cured and discharged cases, 3213 dead cases, 80860 confirmed cases and 134 suspected cases. There were 680462 close contacts and 9582 close contacts still under medical observation.
There are 4 newly confirmed cases (4 cases in Wuhan), 816 newly cured and discharged cases (752 cases in Wuhan), 14 newly dead cases (13 cases in Wuhan), 9605 currently confirmed cases (9150 cases in Wuhan), including 2975 severe cases (2878 cases in Wuhan). 55094 cases (38384 in Wuhan), 3099 cases (2469 in Wuhan) were cured and 67798 cases (50003 in Wuhan) were confirmed. There are 2 new suspected cases (2 in Wuhan) and 18 suspected cases (15 in Wuhan).
From 0:00 to 24:00 on March 15, 12 newly confirmed cases (4 in Beijing, 4 in Guangdong, 2 in Shanghai, 1 in Yunnan and 1 in Gansu) were reported. As of 24:00 on March 15, 123 confirmed cases were reported.
A total of 217 confirmed cases were reported from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: 148 from Hong Kong (84 discharged, 4 dead), 10 from Macao (10 discharged), 59 from Taiwan (20 discharged, 1 dead).