Aslıhan DOĞRU -TDO- China's National Health Commission Spokesman Mi Feng said a new type of coronavirus outbreak inside the country has been halted.
Mi Feng, who made the remarks at a press conference, said medical teams had succeeded in stopping the outbreak of coronavirus inside China, according to Xinhua news agency.
Feng said the number of confirmed cases of infection as of March 28 was less than 3,000.
Feng noted that there is a possibility of starting a new fight against the virus in China as the number of cases foreign-based continues to increase, and yesterday 693 imported cases from 42 countries were informed to China.
China ranks third in the world, with 81,439 cases since the beginning of the outbreak, according to the latest data released by the South China Morning Post.
In China, 75,576 people regained their health by beating the disease.