As of midnight on Feb 11 (Beijing Time), China's National Health Commission (NHC) had received 44,653 reports of COVID-19 confirmed cases and 1,113 deaths on the Chinese mainland, and in all 4,740 patients had been cured and discharged from hospital. There still remained 38,800 confirmed cases (including 8,204 in serious condition) and 16,067 suspected cases. New confirmed cases  outside Hubei Province on the Chinese mainland had been dropping for eight consecutive days, from 890 on Feb. 3 , to 377 on Feb. 11 .