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Covid Update – Dozens of Covid cases linked to Beijing bar

Beijing has reported 1,997 local Covid cases since 22 April
Beijing has reported 1,997 local Covid cases since 22 April
Beijing has reported 1,997 local Covid cases since 22 April
Beijing has reported 1,997 local Covid cases since 22 April

Officials claim a single bar in Beijing, China’s capital has been linked to 166 Covid Infections – Covid Update – Dozens of Covid cases linked to Beijing bar

A government spokesman described the outbreak as “ferocious”. All residents living in the area where the bar is located will be tested over the next three days. The number of infections in the city is low by international standards, but it is significant for China, the world’s only major economy still practicing “zero Covid.” 

The epidemic was connected to a bar named Heaven Supermarket Bar in Chaoyang’s well-known entertainment zone of Sanlitun. After a positive case was recorded, two buildings housing hundreds of people in Chaoyang were put on rigorous lockdown on Sunday, a residential committee told the Reuters news agency. 

After a positive case was recorded, two-building housing hundreds of people in Chaoyang were put on rigorous lockdown on Sunday, according to a residential committee worker. 

Some Beijing residents claim they received texts instructing them to report the authorities if they had visited Sanlitun’s bars recently. Because of the epidemic, Chinese officials have reversed the relaxation of several Covid guidelines in Beijing. 

Officials have announced that most youngsters in the capital will not return to school next week as planned. Since April 22, the capital has registered 1,997 local Covid cases.

  • Relief and caution as Shanghai returns to life

China’s broad policy of “zero Covid” remains in force, and anyone who contracts Covid faces quarantine or hospitalization. 

Their close contacts and family members may be detained in quarantine, and the region in which they dwell may be sealed off once more. The city of Shanghai, the country’s economic center and a global trade hub, recently eased Covid curbs after a two-month lockdown. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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