45 new deaths
Hubei province — the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak — reported 1,921 new cases on Saturday, that’s the worst day yet. It’s up from 1,347 reported a day earlier. The total is now 9,056 in the province.
The number of new deaths were 45, the same as a day earlier. The total in the province is 294.
The national tally will be released later and including this number it should be at least 14,000.