OREANDA-NEWS. The new epicenter of coronavirus infection was found In China. In Jilin Province, there are 43 new cases of decease in the last 24 hours, compared to 30 a day earlier. This was reported by the State Health Committee of the People's Republic of China.

Until recently, the most acute situation was observed in the eastern province Hebei. Over the past day, 35 cases of COVID-19 were detected there, the day before 54 new cases of infection were recorded.

In total, 88.4 thousand people have been infected with coronavirus in China since the beginning of the pandemic. More than 82.4 thousand have recovered, and 4.6 thousand patients have died from infection.

WHO experts went to China to determine the reason of the spread of the new coronavirus type. Experts arrived in Wuhan on a flight of one of the low-cost airlines from Singapore. Upon arrival, they will be quarantined for two weeks.