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China reports three new coronavirus cases, all imported

FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a face mask walks on Tiananmen Square in front of the Great Hall of the People following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, during the Labour-Day holiday in Beijing, China May 1, 2020. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang

BEIJING (Reuters) - China reported three new coronavirus cases for May 3, up from two the day before, data from the national health authority showed on Monday.

All of the new cases were imported, the National Health Commission said.

The commission also reported 13 new asymptomatic cases for May 3, an increase of one from the previous day.

The number of confirmed cases in China has reached 82,880. With no new deaths reported, the death toll remained at 4,633.

Reporting by Beijing newsroom; Writing by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Kim Coghill