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China's Hubei province, epicentre of coronavirus outbreak, reports 65 new deaths on Feb 4

BEIJING, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The number of deaths in China's central Hubei province from a coronavirus outbreak had risen by 65 to 479 as of Tuesday, Chinese state television reported on Wednesday.

There were a further 3,156 cases detected in Hubei, the epicentre of the outbreak, taking the total in the province to 16,678. (Reporting by Ryan Woo; Editing by Sandra Maler)