(Fighting against New Coronary Pneumonia) 37 new local confirmed cases in Manzhouli, Inner Mongolia, a total of more than 10,000 close contacts have been investigated

  China News Service, Manzhouli, December 6 (Reporter Zhang Wei) On the 6th, Manzhouli City, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region held a press conference on the prevention and control of the new crown pneumonia epidemic, stating that there were 37 new local confirmed cases in Manzhouli, and more than 10,000 close contacts were investigated.

The picture shows the scene of the press conference.

Photo by Zhang Wei

  Song Jixiang, deputy mayor of Manzhouli City Government, introduced that from 0:00 to 14:00 on December 6, 37 new cases were confirmed in Manzhouli City, of which 2 cases were asymptomatic infections converted to confirmed cases.

  Among the newly confirmed cases, 21 cases were detected in the centralized isolation nucleic acid test, 12 cases were detected in the large-scale nucleic acid test, 3 cases were detected in the home closed isolation nucleic acid test, and 1 case was detected in the nucleic acid test of key personnel out.

  Up to now, a total of 391 confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia have been reported in Manzhouli City.

  Song Jixiang stated that from 0:00 to 12:00 on December 6, 682 new close contacts were added to Manzhouli, and a total of 10,565 close contacts were investigated.

  From November 28th to December 5th, Manzhouli City carried out 8 large-scale nucleic acid tests for 8 consecutive days. A total of 396 positive samples were detected, 391 cases have been confirmed, and the remaining 5 cases are being treated from remote centralized isolation places to designated treatment During the hospital transfer.

  At 8 o'clock on December 6, Manzhouli City launched the ninth round of large-scale nucleic acid testing.

As of 14:00 on that day, 173042 samples had been collected.

At present, nucleic acid testing is being carried out in an orderly manner.