Wuhan, China reports first new coronavirus cluster since lifting lockdown one month ago.

  • Wuhan reported five new confirmed cases on Monday, all from the same residential compound.
  • One was the wife of an 89-year-old patient reported a day earlier in the first confirmed case in the city in more than a month.
  • A local official in charge of the affected community, Zhang Yuxin, was fired.
  • The cases were previously classified as asymptomatic, people who test positive for the virus but do not show clinical signs such as a fever.
  • China does not include asymptomatic cases in its overall tally of confirmed cases.
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