Shanghai Health Commission reported a total of 84 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases this morning, Saturday, May 21.
Of those, 49 were converted from asymptomatic cases, so are not counted as new, leaving a total of 35 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases.
A further 784 local asymptomatic cases were also reported.
That makes a total of 819 new cases reported, 32 more than the 787 reported yesterday, Friday, May 20.
Of the 35 new local cases reported today, all 35 tested positive during central quarantine, while 0 tested positive while being screened as a part of risk groups.
Of the 784 new asymptomatic cases, 784 tested positive during central quarantine, while 0 tested positive while being screened as a part of risk groups.
That makes a total of 0 cases reported outside of central quarantine.
The city had enjoyed a five-day run of 0 cases reported outside of central quarantine up until Thursday, May 19, before 3 were reported in Qingpu District yesterday.
One death was reported in Shanghai today. The death toll in the current outbreak is 581, with all reported to have had underlying diseases.
The numbers come as Shanghai begins easing restrictions, and targets getting back to 'normal life' from June 1.
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