On October 24, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) announced four new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Taiwan. All those cases are imported. The CECC announced no deaths today.
Regarding the four new imported cases, they are one man and three women, aged between 20 to 49 years old. They arrived in Taiwan from the United Arab Emirates, the Philippines, the US, and the UK. They arrived between October 10 and October 23.
The CECC reported that a total of 3,852,641 cases related to COVID-19 have been reported in Taiwan among which COVID-19 has been ruled out in 3,835,095. Of these reported cases, infection with COVID-19 was laboratory-confirmed in 16,368 cases. Of the 16,368 confirmed cases, 1,727 are imported; 14,587 are domestic; 36 are naval crew members aboard the Panshi fast combat support ship; 3 are infections on an aircraft; 1 case has unknown sources of infection; 14 cases' sources of infection are being investigated, and a cumulative total of 110 cases have been removed from the list of confirmed cases. There have been a cumulative total of 846 COVID-19 deaths since 2020; of the 846 deaths, 834 are from domestic cases and the other 12 are from imported cases.