今日無新增病例 累計290人解除隔離 | Taiwan reports no new infections today, total still at 429

Health Minister Chen Shih-chung speaks at a press conference on April 27, 2020. (Photo courtesy of the CECC)

【看CP學英文】中央流行疫情指揮中心今(27)日表示,國內今日無新增個案;昨(26)日新增498例新型冠狀病毒肺炎相關通報,截至目前累計通報60,956例(含59,269例排除),其中429例確診,分別為343例境外移入,55例本土病例及31例敦睦艦隊。確診個案中6人死亡,290人解除隔離,其餘持續住院隔離中。

The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday reported no new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, keeping the total number in Taiwan at 429.

Yesterday saw an additional 498 pneumonia-related reports being released, and the tally as of press time was 60,956 (including 52,269 already dismissed), with 429 confirmed infections.

Among the 429 confirmed cases, 343 are imported, 55 are categorized as local infections, and 31 belonging to the navy cluster infection cases.

Taiwan has reported 6 deaths so far, and a total of 290 of the COVID-19 patients in the country have already been released from quarantine, Chen said.

指揮中心進一步指出,4月20日及21日定點返台專案航班共460名湖北返台民眾,截至目前5人就醫治療中、1人陪同就醫,其餘持續於集中檢疫所密切健康監測。有關敦睦艦隊(磐石艦)群聚事件,截至目前掌握接觸者共1,916人,其中585人為居家隔離對象,已採檢262人,254人為陰性,其餘檢驗中;1,331人為自主健康管理對象。

Meanwhile, the CECC announced that five patients who previously returned from Wuhan (April 20-21) are currently being treated with another person also accompanying the patients at a hospital. The others are still being monitored and under quarantine.

As for the navy cluster infection cases, the CECC has tracked down 1,916 contacts, with 585 under quarantine and 1,331 asked to practice self-health management.

Of the 585 in quarantine, 262 sailors have been tested of which 254 tested negative. The remaining sailors are waiting for their results.

指揮中心表示,全球累計3,004,956例確診,分布於184個國家/地區;病例數以美國979,128例、西班牙226,629例、義大利197,675例、法國191,743例及德國154,175例為多;病例中205,901例死亡。

According to the latest tallies, there are 3,004,956 confirmed COVID-19 cases in 184 countries and regions, including 979,128 in the U.S., 226,629 in Spain, 197,675 in Italy, 191,743 in France and 154,175 in Germany, with a total of 205,901 deaths as of Monday.