Beijing (dpa) – the new outbreak of the corona virus, the situation in the Chinese capital remains tense. The Beijing health Commission reported, reported, Infected the city with 31 more. So since Thursday 137 confirmed infections in the 20-million-metropolis.
As a response to the new outbreak, which began last week on the Xinfadi wholesale market in the city, called the authorities, the second highest level of security, so Beijing is partially sealed off. Flights to and from the capital have been drastically reduced. As the state broadcaster CGTN reported, dashes Airlines at least 850 flights.
Residents from areas of Beijing, in which the risk as “medium” or “high” was classified, are not more likely to leave the city, to prevent new outbreak will spread to other parts of the country. All the other Beijing may only travel if they can produce a negative corona test. Also the schools were closed again.
Already in recent days, the authorities had begun, several neighborhoods are completely foreclose. In all the city controls, such as fever were tightened again.
The Xinfadi market, delivered prior to its closure for approximately 90 percent of the vegetables and fruit for the metropolis. The Director of the market, as well as two officials of the Beijing local government had to vacate as a result of the outbreak of your Items.
In addition to Beijing, the Beijing health Commission reported two other local infections in the provinces of Hebei and Zhejiang. In addition, eleven “imported” cases have been registered in the case of travelers to China had returned.
The global Coronavirus pandemic in the Central Chinese city of Wuhan origin. Already since weeks in the country were registered, however, hardly any new cases, which is why it was in China, hope to have the Virus is defeated.