On November 23, Guangdong reported 549 new locally transmitted confirmed cases and 7,505 asymptomatic cases.
All districts in Guangzhou will orderly release some populations in at-risk areas which need to leave Guangzhou in batches. Guangzhou will cooperate with other cities by sharing information to prevent the spillover of infection risk.
Guangzhou reports 7,620 new local COVID-19 infections
"On November 23, Guangzhou reported 7,620 new local COVID-19 infections, of which 50 were detected outside the controlled area. The remaining infections were detected during quarantine, in high-risk areas, or among key people under closed-loop management," said Zhang Yi, deputy head of the Guangzhou Municipal Health Commission, at the press conference on Guangzhou's fight against COVID-19 today (November 24). Among the new cases, 428 were confirmed cases, and 7,192 were asymptomatic cases.
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Haizhu District reported 7,243 local COVID-19 infections in the high-risk areas of Fengyang, Datang, and Longtan subdistricts. The number of new infections during 72-hour control decreased compared to last month. But Zijin area, Fengyang Subdistrict, and Taiyong area, Jianghai Subdistrict, see increasing infections.
The condition in Baiyun District has been controlled due to the strengthening retained for a few days. Fewer infections were detected outside of the controlled areas. However, there are still infections with complicated tracks and suspicious sources of infections which remain the risk of social transmission.
Tianhe, Huadu, Conghua, Zengcheng, and Panyu Districts found local clusters of outbreaks involving areas with a high population density and a high risk of social transmission. Yuexiu, Liwan, Huangpu, and Nansha Districts' conditions remain stable.
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Shenzhen detects 33+33 new cases
On November 23, Shenzhen added 33 confirmed cases and 33 asymptomatic cases, of which 32 cases arrived from other cities and provincial regions or related to the cases reported in other places.
Among the cases, 28 were detected during centralized quarantine, 2 during domestic quarantine, 3 among the key population under closed-loop management, 5 in the screening of high-risk areas, 5 in the detection of close contacts, 12 in a key population under non-closed-loop management, 10 in the community screening, and 1 was diagnosed when the individual sought medical treatment.
Zhuhai adds6+5 new cases
On November 23, Zhuhai reported 6 new confirmed cases and 5 asymptomatic cases. In the cases, 5 were detected during the centralized quarantine, 1 among the close contacts, 4 in the screening at the community level, and 1 were diagnosed when the individual sought medical treatment in the fever clinic. The cases have been all transferred to the designated hospital for treatment.
Shantou reports 3+2 new cases
On November 23, Shantou reported 3 confirmed cases (mild type) and 2 asymptomatic cases. 3 cases were found during the centralized quarantine, 1 during home quarantine, and 1 detected when the individual sought medical treatment.
Foshan adds 16+173 cases
On November 23, Foshan reported 16 confirmed cases and 173 asymptomatic infections, of which 174 were detected among residents under quarantine, 3 in the coordinated screening, 5 in the screening at the community level, 4 in the self-test, and 3 were diagnosed when the individual sought medical treatment.
Zhongshan detects 2 new cases
On November 23, Zhongshan added 2 confirmed cases, detected during centralized quarantine. Both cases have been transferred to a designated hospital for treatment.
Huizhou adds 2+4 new cases
On November 23, Huizhou reported 2 newly confirmed cases (in Daya Bay), and 4 asymptomatic cases (3 in Daya Bay, and 1 in HZZK Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone). The cases were all detected in the screening at the community level.
Dongguan reports 2+23 cases
On November 23, Dongguan added 2 newly confirmed cases (both in Tangxia Town) and 23 asymptomatic cases (10 in Tangxia Town, 3 in Huimen Town, 2 in Qiaotou Town, 2 in Houjie Town, 1 in Shilong Town, 1 in Qishi Town, 1 in Nancheng Subdistrict, 1 in Huangjiang Town, 1 in Hengli Town, and 1 in Dongcheng Subdistrict). Among the cases, 6 were detected during centralized quarantine, 1 in domestic quarantine, 5 among the key population under non-closed loop management, 4 in the close contacts, 1 in the coordinated screening across districts, 5 in the screening at the community level, and 3 were detected when the individuals sought medical treatment.
Yangjiang reports 3+6 new cases
On November 23, Yangjiang reported 3 newly confirmed cases and 6 asymptomatic cases. Among them, Yangdong District added 1 asymptomatic case, Yangjiang Binhai New Area added 1 newly confirmed case and 1 asymptomatic case, which were all detected in close contacts. Yangxi County reported 2 confirmed cases and 4 asymptomatic cases during centralized quarantine.
Zhanjiang detects 31+19 new cases
On November 23, Zhanjiang reported 31 newly confirmed cases and 19 asymptomatic cases. In addition, there were 3 confirmed cases converted from asymptomatic cases. 50 infections have been sent to a designated hospital in a closed loop for treatment.
Maoming reports 4+2 new cases
On November 23, Maonan District of Maoming reported 2 positives case among the key population (arrivals from other provincial regions) under non-closed loop management and during centralized quarantine. Dianbai District added 4 positive cases among the key population (arrivals from other cities) under non-closed loop management, personnel seeking for medical treatment, people under centralized quarantine, and residents coming from other countries. The cases were diagnosed as 2 confirmed cases (mild type) and 2 asymptomatic cases.
Zhaoqing reports 12+11 new cases
On November 23, Zhaoqing added 11 new locally transmitted cases (mild type) and 1 asymptomatic case. In the cases, 9 were detected during centralized quarantine, 1 in home quarantine, and 9 in high-risk areas. All cases have been transferred to a designated hospital for treatment.
Jieyang reports 5 asymptomatic cases
On November 23, Jieyang reported 5 asymptomatic cases (3 in Puning, 1 in Jiexi County, and 1 in Huilai County).
Author | Clarice, He Yang (intern)
Editors | Wing, Nan, Monica, Jerry