Confirmed cases of COVID-19 have exceeded 1.4 million globally, with the death toll surpassing 81,000, according to Johns Hopkins University.
Here is what we know so far:
The Chinese mainland’s total number of cases has reached 81,802, including 1,042 cases that have come from abroad. A total of 1,095 asymptomatic patients are under medical observation. The death toll in China stands at 3,342 (3,333 from the Chinese mainland, four from the Hong Kong SAR and five from Taiwan region).
Wuhan lifted outbound travel restrictions starting Wednesday after over two months of lockdown.
The U.S. has over 390,000 COVID-19 infections. The death toll has exceeded 12,000. New York has overtaken Italy in the total number of confirmed cases. President Donald Trump has extended social distancing guidelines to April 30.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to ICU after his condition worsened on Monday.
Japan‘s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe declared a state of emergency that will cover seven prefectures, including Tokyo, Osaka and Fukuoka.