China Most are coronavirus free
From the middle of August Gust, with all cases reported by the country imported from elsewhere. But as of October 11, Qingdao has reportedly transmitted about a dozen cases locally, all involving hospitals treating imported infections, the city’s Municipal Health Commission said in a statement Monday.
As of Monday, 114,862 people, with staff and patients, have already undergone a mass trial at Kingdao Chest Hospital, which is on lockdown.
Now testing for a total population of nine million will be launched across the city, repeating the type of mass response previously seen in Beijing and other cities in China. Where clusters of infection have been found
Those responses have been successful in keeping China’s overall infection rate low since the country’s initial outbreak in March. Which has enabled more than 600 million tourists to return to life-related normalcy This month’s trip to Golden Week
, A national holiday around the mid-autumn festival.
Cluster in the city of Qingdao on the east coast Numerous beach house and popular among tourists
, Will increase the risk of potential spikes in holiday-related cases.
Port city officials said the specific source of the infection is still under investigation.
As of this week, 85,578 confirmed cases and 4,634 deaths from coronavirus have been reported in China, according to the country’s National Health Commission.