Hebei reported 20 confirmed cases and 43 asymptomatic cases on Tuesday. Photo: CCTV
Hebei reported 20 confirmed cases and 43 asymptomatic cases on Tuesday. Photo: CCTV

Coronavirus: Chinese city in lockdown as Hebei province has biggest outbreak in months

  • Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei, enters lockdown after accounting for most of province’s 63 cases, the highest daily figure for months in mainland China
  • First locally transmitted infections in the northern province since June, and health authorities expect case numbers to rise

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hebei reported 20 confirmed cases and 43 asymptomatic cases on Tuesday. Photo: CCTV
Hebei reported 20 confirmed cases and 43 asymptomatic cases on Tuesday. Photo: CCTV
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