Medical workers collect swabs from residents at a Covid-19 testing site in Shenzhen on July 23. Photo: Reuters
Medical workers collect swabs from residents at a Covid-19 testing site in Shenzhen on July 23. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Shenzhen controls outbreak while Wuhan district imposes lockdown

  • Risk of large-scale spread is low in China’s southern tech hub, according to health official, but city has yet to relax Covid-19 prevention measures
  • Wuhan’s Jiangxia district, home to more than 1 million people, enters three-day lockdown

Medical workers collect swabs from residents at a Covid-19 testing site in Shenzhen on July 23. Photo: Reuters
Medical workers collect swabs from residents at a Covid-19 testing site in Shenzhen on July 23. Photo: Reuters
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