Video clips of an interview with Zhou Xianwang, mayor of Wuhan, have drawn thousands of angry comments on social media. Photo: Weibo

Wuhan mayor under pressure to resign over response to coronavirus outbreak

  • Zhou Xianwang tells state broadcaster the government’s ‘warnings were not sufficient’ in interview that prompts online backlash
  • He is slammed for allowing Lunar New Year gathering of more than 40,000 people to go ahead on Sunday
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Video clips of an interview with Zhou Xianwang, mayor of Wuhan, have drawn thousands of angry comments on social media. Photo: Weibo
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