A medical worker takes swab samples for the COVID-19 test on residents in Hua county in central China’s Henan province on Monday. Photo: AP
A medical worker takes swab samples for the COVID-19 test on residents in Hua county in central China’s Henan province on Monday. Photo: AP

Chinese vice-premier calls for tougher action in Henan’s Omicron and Delta coronavirus hotspots

  • Sun Chunlan ends trip to the province with call for better testing and tighter social controls
  • She also tells authorities to ensure that locked-down populations have access to basic supplies and medical care

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A medical worker takes swab samples for the COVID-19 test on residents in Hua county in central China’s Henan province on Monday. Photo: AP
A medical worker takes swab samples for the COVID-19 test on residents in Hua county in central China’s Henan province on Monday. Photo: AP
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