The Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Saturday held a meeting on the prevention and control of the outbreak of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus.
China is mobilizing medical staff to aid Wuhan, the center of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak, as the country reported 830 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the virus and 25 deaths by the end of Thursday.
Guangdong has confirmed 20 new pneumonia cases on January 25th, pushing the total number of infected patients to 98. Jieyang reports 3 infected patients for the first time. Guangzhou reports no new cases on 25th.