Coronavirus latest: People now allowed to leave Wuhan as China eases lockdown measures

THE CHINESE city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak is believed to have begun, is now allowing people out of the city.

This is the first time people have been allowed to leave Wuhan since it was locked down 76 days ago in an attempt to contain the coronavirus. The lockdown measures were lifted on Wednesday despite fears of a second wave of infection if such restrictions are eased too soon.

China sealed off the city, which has a population of 11 million people, on January 23.

This was after it became clear that the coronavirus that had emerged there late December last year...
source: Express

2020-04-08 09:53
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