A woman and a baby in quarantine look through the window of their apartment amid Covid-19 full lockdown  in Shanghai, China, on April 27. Photo: EPA-EFE
A woman and a baby in quarantine look through the window of their apartment amid Covid-19 full lockdown in Shanghai, China, on April 27. Photo: EPA-EFE

China Covid-19 response team chief stands firm on long lockdown and strict measures in Shanghai

  • Liang Wannian rules out individual responses for different parts of the country
  • The size and density of China’s biggest cities poses particular challenges in battling outbreaks, particular given the rapid spread of Omicron, Liang says

A woman and a baby in quarantine look through the window of their apartment amid Covid-19 full lockdown  in Shanghai, China, on April 27. Photo: EPA-EFE
A woman and a baby in quarantine look through the window of their apartment amid Covid-19 full lockdown in Shanghai, China, on April 27. Photo: EPA-EFE
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