The remains of the bus which crashed on Sunday while taking residents of Guiyang, in the southern province of Guizhou, to a Covid-19 quarantine facility hundreds of kilometres away, sparking an outpouring of grief and anger on social media. Photo: Weibo
The remains of the bus which crashed on Sunday while taking residents of Guiyang, in the southern province of Guizhou, to a Covid-19 quarantine facility hundreds of kilometres away, sparking an outpouring of grief and anger on social media. Photo: Weibo

Chinese censors quell Covid-19 criticism sparked by fatal crash

  • Hundreds of social media posts linking the deaths of 27 bus passengers to local strict prevention measures taken down
  • Microblogging site Weibo said the commenters had jeered at the accident or affected victims and their families

The remains of the bus which crashed on Sunday while taking residents of Guiyang, in the southern province of Guizhou, to a Covid-19 quarantine facility hundreds of kilometres away, sparking an outpouring of grief and anger on social media. Photo: Weibo
The remains of the bus which crashed on Sunday while taking residents of Guiyang, in the southern province of Guizhou, to a Covid-19 quarantine facility hundreds of kilometres away, sparking an outpouring of grief and anger on social media. Photo: Weibo
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