Travellers wait at a train station in Guangzhou, China during Lunar New Year in 2022. Photo: AP
Travellers wait at a train station in Guangzhou, China during Lunar New Year in 2022. Photo: AP

China orders rural hospitals to brace for Covid-19 as millions expected to travel for Lunar New Year

  • Beijing tells local authorities to set up fever clinics and boost healthcare manpower and medicine supplies ahead of Spring Festival
  • The holiday period has been called the biggest annual human migration as workers in cities return to their hometowns for family reunions

Travellers wait at a train station in Guangzhou, China during Lunar New Year in 2022. Photo: AP
Travellers wait at a train station in Guangzhou, China during Lunar New Year in 2022. Photo: AP
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