A truck sprays disinfectant on a  street in locked down Xian. Photo: AFP
A truck sprays disinfectant on a street in locked down Xian. Photo: AFP

Covid-19 in China: Xian cases edge down on New Year’s Day after worst week of 2021

  • First drop in new Covid-19 cases for Shaanxi provincial capital after a week of more than 150 reported daily
  • Complaints about shortages continue, however, as locked down city of 13 million struggles with China’s worst outbreak in a year

Topic |   Coronavirus China
A truck sprays disinfectant on a  street in locked down Xian. Photo: AFP
A truck sprays disinfectant on a street in locked down Xian. Photo: AFP
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