China Coronavirus Update: There has been an increase in the cases of corona virus in China for some time now. The city of Zhangjiajie here is becoming the center of infection. The government has sealed the city to control the virus.
China sealed its city (China Seal Whole City Coronavirus) – symbolic picture
China Seals Zhangjiajie City: China on Wednesday sealed its city of Zhangjiajei after dozens of cases of coronavirus were reported from across the country. Also taking punitive action against the local leaders of the city (China Coronavirus Cases). After the pandemic broke out early last year, the people of China were leading a nearly virus-free life. However, there is a high alert in the country due to the outbreak of infection again from the international airport in the eastern city of Nanjing.
The infection spread from the airport has reached 17 provinces of the country. In China, 71 new cases of local infection came on Wednesday. Half of these cases have come in the coastal province of Jiangsu, whose capital is Nanjing (China Coronavirus News Update). The first case of COVID-19 came in Wuhan at the end of the year 2019 and a large-scale investigation here has shown that they are similar to the cases found in Jiangsu. These cases of infection are of the delta form of the virus, which is very contagious.
Zhangjiajei becoming the center of infection
At the same time, the city of Zhangjiajie is also emerging as a center of transition, where the natural scenery inspired the film ‘Avatar’. In view of this, the administration ordered to seal the city on Sunday. After this, in the order issued on Tuesday, it was said that local residents or tourists can no longer leave the city and go out (Coronavirus Situation in China). The Communist Party’s Disciplinary Committee for Local Government released a list of local officials whose actions had a “negative effect” on containing the pandemic and against whom punitive action would be taken.
Symptoms not seen in some infected
In the last one week, 19 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Zhangjiajie city. At the same time, there are three such infected in which there are no symptoms of infection and they will be counted separately (Coronavirus Zhangjiajie). According to the Shanghai government newspaper, the infection spread to at least five provinces due to the cases in Zhangjiajei. At the same time, 126 new cases came on Tuesday in Yangzhou, a city close to Nanjing. Last week, the administration announced a halt to the issuance of passports for passengers except for essential purposes, which National Immigration Administration officials reiterated in a press briefing on Wednesday.
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