Local authorities have announced the cancellation of large-scale events, the closure of restaurants and shopping malls, and the suspension of face-to-face classes.
Beijing. (DPA / EP). The rebound in coronavirus cases has caused one of its main sources to be Xiamen City in Fujian Province, China. This is a 4.3 million-person area.
Local authorities have issued an order to citizens to avoid this coastal city in southeastern China. The measures include the cancellation of large scale events, closing restaurants and shopping centers, and suspending face-to-face classes.
More than 100 cases have been reported in Fujian of covid-19 since last week. The outbreak allegedly began in Putian City, north Xiamen. Putian has been held in isolation since last weekend.
Experts believe that patient zero is a Singaporean man who arrived in China on August 4. After being quarantined for 21-days, he was tested negative in nine of the nine tests. However, his positive result was confirmed last Friday.
This is the result.