On alert due to the rapid increase in cases coronavirus 1.7 million inhabitants have been placed China located in the eastern province of Anui. After the announcement of approximately 300 new infections from covid-19, the authorities proceeded with a lockdown.
The Asian giant has adopted a strict policy to stem the spread of covid-19, carrying out large testing campaigns and imposing mandatory quarantine and lockdown on residents immediately after the emergence of some cases.
Two regions of the province, Sisian and Lingbi, announced, as reported by the Athens News Agency, the imposition lockdown which concerns more than 1.7 million people, who will not be able to leave their homes except to undergo a diagnostic test.
China’s state-run CCTV broadcast images of the empty streets of Xi’an over the weekend, as well as those of residents queuing for their sixth covid test in as many days.
The Chinese Ministry of Health announced that 287 new cases were detected in Anhui today, bringing the total number of cases recorded in the province in recent days to more than 1,000.
Neighboring Jiangsu province today announced 56 new infections in four cities.
Source: News Beast