BEIJING, Jan 24 (KUNA) -- The Chinese National Health Commission announced on Friday that the death toll resulting from the deadly coronavirus strain climbed to 26.
Up to 881 people have been infected with the virus in various regions and cities throughout China, the official commission said in a statement.
It explained that 34 of the infected persons who recovered were discharged from hospital.
It reported two cases in Hong Kong, Macau and a single one in Taiwan. (end)