Covid-19 has left a shadow over China’s New Year’s Eve and forthcoming Lunar New Year celebrations. Photo: AFP
Covid-19 has left a shadow over China’s New Year’s Eve and forthcoming Lunar New Year celebrations. Photo: AFP

China curbs New Year’s Eve celebrations to reduce Covid-19 infection risks

  • Several cities cancel large gatherings and encourage people to avoid crowds
  • The country is also planning precautions for the traditional mass migration around the Lunar New Year

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Covid-19 has left a shadow over China’s New Year’s Eve and forthcoming Lunar New Year celebrations. Photo: AFP
Covid-19 has left a shadow over China’s New Year’s Eve and forthcoming Lunar New Year celebrations. Photo: AFP
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