A total of 96 local COVID-19 cases have been reported in Beijing since January 15

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Beijing, January 29 (People’s Daily Online) — Today, Beijing held its 279th press conference on COVID-19 prevention and control.Pang Xinghuo, deputy director of the Beijing Center for Disease Control and Prevention and a member of the national COVID-19 expert group, said that from 16:00 on January 28 to 16:00 on January 29, the city had 12 new local confirmed COVID-19 cases, all of which came from control personnel.There were no new infections associated with the omicron variant.Since January 15, a total of 96 local COVID-19 cases have been reported in Beijing, including 6 cumulative cases associated with the omicron variant strain, all of which are confirmed cases and mild cases. No new infections have been reported for six consecutive days.A total of 90 people have been reported infected with the Delta variant strain, including 76 confirmed cases and 14 asymptomatic cases.