China reports 56 new coronavirus deaths in Hubei province, total at 350

Medical workers inspect the CT scan image of a patient at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University following an outbreak of the new coronavirus in Wuhan, Hubei province. (Reuters)

China’s Hubei province, the epicenter of a coronavirus epidemic, reported 56 new deaths from the outbreak on Sunday, bringing the total to 350, the local health commission said on Monday.

The province has also confirmed 2,103 new cases of infection on February 2, with the total reaching 11,177 by the end of the day.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:53 - GMT 06:53