China is starting to roll back Covid-19 restrictions, though some local authorities have been reluctant to do so. Photo: AP
China is starting to roll back Covid-19 restrictions, though some local authorities have been reluctant to do so. Photo: AP

China vows to crack down on local authorities taking ‘excessive’ approach

  • Politburo doesn’t directly mention Covid-19 controls but it comes as discipline watchdogs go after cadres for taking measures too far
  • Ruling party’s top decision-making body also called for a continued tough stance on corruption during meeting in Beijing on Tuesday

China is starting to roll back Covid-19 restrictions, though some local authorities have been reluctant to do so. Photo: AP
China is starting to roll back Covid-19 restrictions, though some local authorities have been reluctant to do so. Photo: AP
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