China Coronavirus: Once again the cases of corona have started increasing rapidly in China. On Tuesday, the capital Beijing recorded a record jump in the number of Covid cases. After this, once again strict restrictions were imposed in the city. Schools were also asked to take online classes and restaurants were also closed. With this, people were advised to work from home.
According to health officials, more than 28,000 new corona positive cases were registered in China on the previous day. Guangdong province and Chongqing city recorded more than 16,000 and 6,300 cases, respectively. Cases have also increased rapidly in Beijing. Where 621 cases were registered in the capital on Sunday. On the other hand, their number more than doubled to 1,438 on Tuesday.
The steady rise in Covid cases has forced local authorities to impose expanded testing and lockdowns in major cities. However, the capital has so far escaped a widespread shutdown. Over the weekend, officials advised residents to stay home and not travel between districts.
Lockdown-like situation in many cities of China
According to media reports, many tourist attractions, gyms and parks have been closed in many big cities of China. Large-scale events such as concerts were also cancelled. Let us tell you that many Chinese cities had stopped large scale covid testing last week. However, some cities later again insisted on corona testing.
Withdrawn the decision to stop testing
For example, you can take the city of Shijiazhuang. Here the local authorities had stopped the corona testing, but as soon as there was an increase in the cases, the first step was towards lockdown. While several districts of the southern epicenter Guangzhou also imposed lockdown on the same day.