• As of midnight on Feb 9 (Beijing Time), China's National Health Commission had received 40,171 reports of NCP confirmed cases and 908 deaths on the Chinese mainland, and in all 3,281 patients had been cured and discharged from hospital. There still remained 35,982 confirmed cases (including 6,484 in serious condition) and 23,589 suspected cases.

  • New confirmed cases outside Hubei Province on the Chinese mainland have been dropping for six consecutive days, from 890 on Feb. 3, to 444 on Feb. 9.

  • Wuhan authorities will use two days to finish testing all suspected cases of novel coronavirus infection in the city.