218 coronavirus patients have recovered, discharged from hospitals: Chinese Envoy

Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong informed that as of January 31, 218 coronavirus patients have been recovered and have been discharged. "The epidemic is generally preventable, controllable and curable. We have full confidence and capability to win the battle against the epidemic," he added. He further said that Chinese authorities are in critical stage of epidemic control. "We've found confirmed cases in 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan regions," said Chinese Ambassador.