Has a Chinese company leaked the real data on coronavirus deaths?

The Taiwan News newspaper finds large discrepancies between the information provided by China and the figures that technology offered on several occasions.

The Taiwan News newspaper finds large discrepancies between the information provided by China and the figures that technology offered on several occasions. Has a Chinese company leaked the real data on coronavirus deaths?
Has a Chinese company leaked the real data on coronavirus deaths?
 The Chinese company Tencent would have accidentally leaked the actual figures on fatalities and those infected by the 2019-nCoV coronavirus, Taiwan News suspects.
That Taiwanese media published two screenshots of the 'Tracker of the epidemic situation' of the technology that shows four columns - confirmed national cases, suspicious situations, cured and dead - with the allegedly updated figures of the impact of that epidemic.
The Chinese newspaper notes that the numbers of last February 1 were "astronomically higher" than the official statistics: 154,023 infected (about 10 times higher), 24,589 dead (80 times more) and 79,808 suspected cases (four times), while the 269 healed were a slightly lower number.


The Chinese company Tencent would have accidentally leaked the actual figures on fatalities and those infected by the 2019-nCoV coronavirus, Taiwan News suspects.
The Chinese company Tencent would have accidentally leaked the actual figures on fatalities and those infected by the 2019-nCoV coronavirus, Taiwan News suspects.
Error or leak?
The next day, Tencent updated that table with official data. In the second screenshot, taken at 16:03 on February 2, 14,446 infected, 19,544 suspected cases, 351 healed and 304 dead are seen.
This modification of "extremely high figures" would have taken place "at least three times," when that company would have "quickly reduced" those figures to adapt them to "statistics approved by the Government" of China, the newspaper reported.
Taiwan News notes that these events generated speculation about the possibility that Tencent owns two sets of data: one real and one "processed." Some people would think that the "internal" information emerged due to some technical error and others believe it would be leaks of an employee interested in revealing the 'truth'.
This newspaper does not rule out that the figures approved by Beijing do not reflect the real magnitude of the epidemic and attributed to "multiple sources in Wuhan" - the Chinese city where the outbreak originated - the fact that many infected "cannot receive treatment and die outside of hospitals."


Likewise, the number of people diagnosed would be relatively small due to "the severe shortage" of tests to detect the presence of the coronavirus in their bodies and "much information" would indicate that they force local doctors to establish wrong causes of death to maintain figures of deceased "artificially low".
The Chinese province of Hubei, the epicenter of the lethal viral outbreak,  reported on Thursday some 3,143 additional cases of the disease and 73 new deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the number of deaths worldwide to 638
Apart from Tencent, there is no other source that indicates that these figures are supposedly underestimated.
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