Despite being hundreds of kilometres from the epicentre of the coronavirus, the streets of Handan are eerily quiet. Photo: Orange Wang

Coronavirus: life in one Chinese city grinds to a halt with touchless KFC takeaway orders, closed communities

  • Millions of Chinese were due to start work on Monday after authorities extended the Lunar New Year holiday to contain the spread of the new coronavirus
  • But the situation in Handan city, some 800km from the epicentre of the outbreak, shows just how far life is from returning to normal in many parts of China
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Despite being hundreds of kilometres from the epicentre of the coronavirus, the streets of Handan are eerily quiet. Photo: Orange Wang
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