Shanghai epidemiologist Zhang Wenhong says there should be adjustments to pandemic policies which were backed by data to keep the city and basic economic activities functioning as Omicron continues to spread. Photo: Weibo
Shanghai epidemiologist Zhang Wenhong says there should be adjustments to pandemic policies which were backed by data to keep the city and basic economic activities functioning as Omicron continues to spread. Photo: Weibo

Covid-19 in China: ‘Don’t forget people must still live and earn as we fight Omicron,’ says Shanghai expert

  • As Shanghai reports 4 confirmed local and 979 asymptomatic infections, prominent epidemiologist urges authorities to ensure livelihoods and protect businesses
  • In future, maintaining a normal life should be stressed as much as the ‘dynamic zero-Covid’ policy, says Zhang Wenhong

Shanghai epidemiologist Zhang Wenhong says there should be adjustments to pandemic policies which were backed by data to keep the city and basic economic activities functioning as Omicron continues to spread. Photo: Weibo
Shanghai epidemiologist Zhang Wenhong says there should be adjustments to pandemic policies which were backed by data to keep the city and basic economic activities functioning as Omicron continues to spread. Photo: Weibo
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