The number of cellphone users reportedly decreased from 1.600957 billion to 1.579927 billion in February 2020. Landline usage dropped from 190.83 million to 189.99 million.
Zeng also tweeted information on an internal list of people who died during the outbreak.
Internal list of people who died during #CoronavirusOutbreak. 6th column is for whether they were #CCP members. Most of them were. 7th column is their ages. 8th is reason for death. “Overwork(过劳病逝” is the No 1 reason，”car accident(车祸）” No 2, and “pneumonia(肺炎）” No. 3. pic.twitter.com/yXzj4Q3jdu
President Donald Trump said that the numbers reported from Beijing appeared to be on the “light side.” He also mentioned that the U.S. and China are in constant communication at the daily coronavirus briefings in the White House.
U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo accused China of being slow in revealing their numbers and stated that he wants nations, especially China, to be more transparent about their numbers.
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