Schoolchildren across Beijing’s Daxing district have been told to stay at home after a spike in local infections. Photo: Xinhua Schoolchildren across Beijing’s Daxing district have been told to stay at home after a spike in local infections. Photo: Xinhua
Schoolchildren across Beijing’s Daxing district have been told to stay at home after a spike in local infections. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus in China: residents of five Beijing neighbourhoods told to stay home

  • Affected communities are all in Daxing district, which is home to the city’s second airport and where China’s first infections involving the B117 variant were reported last week
  • All 1.7 million residents of Daxing have been told they cannot leave the city without official permission and a negative test result

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Schoolchildren across Beijing’s Daxing district have been told to stay at home after a spike in local infections. Photo: Xinhua Schoolchildren across Beijing’s Daxing district have been told to stay at home after a spike in local infections. Photo: Xinhua
Schoolchildren across Beijing’s Daxing district have been told to stay at home after a spike in local infections. Photo: Xinhua
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